Second-half goals from Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil guided Arsenal to a 2-1 win over Newcastle United at St James’ Park on Saturday afternoon.
Immigration from Balkan states and a youth set-up that Roy Hodgson helped to build have the Swiss eyeing a first World Cup quarter-final since 1954.
Switzerland stars Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka are facing disciplinary action from Fifa after their provocative goal celebration against Serbia at the World Cup.
Xherdan Shaqiri scored a late winner for Switzerland as they edged Serbia 2-1 in their Group E World Cup clash on Friday night.
Arsenal came from behind to beat Chelsea 2-1 to set up an EFL Cup final clash with Manchester City thanks to Granit Xhaka’s second-half winner at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.
Arsenal and Liverpool played out the best game of the Premier League season so far with the Gunners coming from two goals down to lead, only for Roberto Firmino to claim a dramatic 3-3 draw.
Swiss midfield maestro Granit Xhaka is ‘on the way up’, according to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka says he has been impressed by the passion for football in England and he is loving life in London.
Arsenal star Granit Xhaka has continued his fine form since arriving at the Gunners as he scored his second belter from long range in as many games.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere believes new signing Granit Xhaka will hold the midfield together ahead of the new season.