Xherdan Shaqiri despatched Liverpool and any potential switch suitors a reminder of what he can do as his gorgeous two targets all-but sealed Switzerland’s place within the last-16 of Euro 2020.
The Reds ahead, who has struggled to ascertain himself as a key participant at Anfield, actually confirmed why he’s one of many Swiss facet’s important males throughout their 3-1 win over Turkey in Baku.
After Haris Seferovic gave them an early lead, Shaqiri doubled Switzerland’s benefit with a surprising curling effort along with his proper foot from the sting of the field.
He may have had his second moments later when he discovered himself via on purpose because of a swift counter-attack however his shot was saved by Ugurcan Cakir.
Nevertheless, he made no mistake when he went for his favoured left peg halfway via the second half as he lashed Seferovic’s pinpoint cross into the roof of the online.
Irfan Kahveci had pulled one again for Turkey moments earlier than Shaqiri bought his second.
Switzerland had been unable to make up the purpose distinction on second-placed Wales, who misplaced 1-Zero in Italy.
They have to now wait to see in the event that they’re one of many 4 third-place groups to achieve the last-16 however amassing 4 factors is prone to be sufficient.
The targets are an enormous increase for Shaqiri although, who final netted for Liverpool throughout a Carabao Cup win over Lincoln City in September.
He admitted earlier this week that he’d determine on his future after Euro 2020.
“I’ve a contract there and after the Euros, after all, I’ll speak to my agent. We’ll have a look at the state of affairs after which we are going to determine the best way to proceed,” Shaqiri mentioned.