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Your pictures Switzerland are out of the World Cup: who to support now?

Switzerland are out of the World Cup - though not for lack of support, as we saw from the pictures and messages you sent us from around the globe. You showed us how you supported the Swiss team, wherever you are.

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A facebook question about Swiss supporters

From large-screen cinemas, to Swiss flags, cuddly bears and of course, the team t-shirt, Switzerland was cheered on from far outside Swiss borders.

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Tuesday's 1-0 loss to Sweden in the knockout round was a disappointment for Switzerland's many supporters, some of whom thought the squad deserved to go further. 

No matter the end result, some Swiss abroad still think the Swiss players gave their best.

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It was a big disappointment for others, who questioned the team's performance. 

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For Switzerland's large foreign population, or Swiss with roots in different countries however, the World Cup dream lives on.

How are you supporting your country from at home in Switzerland?

Send us your pictures via Facebookexternal link or Twitterexternal link!

Two swissinfo journalists at work

It wasn't just the Swiss supporters at who had their hopes of World Cup success shattered. Some journalists' home countries are still in with a chance!



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