ARTICLES RELATING TO SWEDEN

'Why didn't you play?' S. Korean fan flies to Sweden to harangue Ronaldo

2019-08-15 10:08

An angry South Korean fan flew to Sweden to confront Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo for sitting out a friendly in Seoul.

Sweden cruise past Thailand to make Women's World Cup last 16

2019-06-16 18:20

Sweden cruised into the knockout stages of the Women's World Cup on Sunday after comfortably seeing off Thailand.

Zlatan to honour bet after Sweden loss to England

2018-07-09 12:02

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed he will honour his bet made with former PSG team-mate David Beckham after England defeated Sweden in their SWC quarter-final.

England manager wants semi-final clash with Russia

2018-07-07 20:16

England manager Gareth Southgate said a Soccer World Cup semi-final against hosts Russia in Moscow would be "incredible".

As it happened: Sweden 0-2 England

2018-07-07 18:15

Recap all the action from the Soccer World Cup Round of 16 clash between Sweden and England.

Kane sets sights on new records, World Cup glory

2018-07-07 08:31

Harry Kane is leading the race for the World Cup Golden Boot as he bids to become the first England player to win the prize since Gary Lineker 32 years ago.

Sweden 'tough to beat' - coach warns England

2018-07-06 19:49

Sweden coach Janne Andersson said his side were "easy to analyse but very difficult to beat" ahead of their quarter-final against England.

Swede success? England look to confront past

2018-07-05 20:10

England won a World Cup penalty shootout for the first time to reach the quarter-finals, but upcoming opponents Sweden will pose another challenge.

Jimmy Durmaz, a symbol of Sweden's unity

2018-07-05 18:41

Jimmy Durmaz has become an emblem of the current Sweden side at the World Cup, as both a symbol of anti-racism and a tight-knit squad.

There is more to come from Sweden, warns coach Andersson

2018-07-03 21:23

Sweden coach Janne Andersson insists his team are not finished yet at the World Cup after their win over Switzerland.

 

Sweden down England to finish 3rd at World Cup

2019-07-06 19:18

Sweden ended their women's Soccer World Cup campaign on a high by beating England in the third-place playoff in Nice.

Sweden strike late to beat Chile after World Cup rain delay

2019-06-11 20:57

Sweden scored two late goals to beat Chile 2-0 on Tuesday after a long hold-up in their women's World Cup match in Rennes because of a violent storm.

Sweden coach says England 'can go all the way'

2018-07-07 22:56

Sweden coach Janne Andersson said England are capable of winning the World Cup after seeing his side beaten 2-0 by Gareth Southgate's side in the quarter-finals on Saturday.

It's not sunk in yet, says England's Kane

2018-07-07 19:11

England captain Harry Kane said his team were "buzzing" and full of confidence as they reached their first World Cup semi-final since 1990.

England end 28-year wait to reach SWC semis

2018-07-07 17:51

England have qualified for the Soccer World Cup semi-finals after beating Sweden in Samara.

Ibrahimovic, Beckham make bet on Sweden v England

2018-07-07 08:18

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham have agreed on the terms of a friendly wager ahead of the England v Sweden World Cup quarter-final on Saturday.

Sweden stand in the way of England's SWC charge

2018-07-06 06:47

Enthused by an exciting young squad and a potentially kind draw against Sweden, England fans are starting to believe they can end a 52-year wait to win the SWC.

Forsberg brushes off Ibrahimovic comparisons

2018-07-05 20:08

Sweden face England for a place in the World Cup semi-finals with Emil Forsberg having succeeded Zlatan Ibrahimovic as their talisman.

Ibrahimovic believes Sweden can beat England

2018-07-05 11:39

Former Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic says the upcoming World Cup quarter-final against England will involve "a lot of emotions."

Forsberg sends Sweden into World Cup quarter-final

2018-07-03 17:56

Sweden will contest the quarter-finals of the 2018 Soccer World Cup after a win over Switzerland in the last 16 encounter.

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