The return match between the national teams of Switzerland and Northern Ireland ended with the score 0:0. In the first match the Swiss won 1-0. The only goal then a penalty in dispute, scored by Ricardo Rodriguez. The Irish tried to challenge the purpose of this standard, as the ball, in their view, came not to hand, and in the back Corry Evans.

In the second match of Switzerland dominated possession, but the most dangerous moment in a match made by the guests. In the 93rd minute after a corner kick, Rodriguez knocked the ball from empty gate after blow Jonny Evans.

Switzerland will play in the world Cup for the 11th time. Her best result at previous tournaments was the quarter-finals up to that point, the Swiss made it in 1934, 1938 and 1954 .