Switzerland holds Greece 0-0 in friendly
Switzerland held Greece to a 0-0 draw in a friendly match on
Wednesday that saw few scoring chances.
Ricardo Rodriguez almost broke the deadlock with nine minutes
remaining at Karaiskaki Stadium, but Greece goalkeeper Orestis
Karnezis blocked his long-range shot.
Switzerland’s Johan Djourou had a goal disallowed in the 34th
minute, while Costas Mitroglou missed two first-half headers for
Deputy captain Costas Katsouranis made his 100th appearance for
Greece is currently level with Bosnia in Group G with 10 points
from four matches in World Cup qualifying, and the two countries
face one another on March 22. Switzerland leads Group E, also with
10 points, and travels to Cyprus for its next game.