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Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus and will miss Portugal vs Sweden

Posted Wednesday, October 14, 2020 by Express.co.uk65 hits

Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus and will miss Portugal's match against Sweden. Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus and will therefore miss Portugal's Nations League match against Sweden on Wednesday. Juventus forward Ronaldo is asymptomatic and is now in isolation. The 35-year-old was seen having dinner with his Portuguese team-mates on Monday night. The...Full Story »

'What a f*cking joke' - Ibrahimovic blasts Sweden coach for leaving Kulusevski out of starting side

Posted Monday, September 07, 2020 by Goal.com71 hits

Zlatan Ibrahimovic slammed Sweden coach Janne Andersson over his team selection in their 1-0 defeat to France on Saturday. The former Sweden star hit out at the coach's decision to start Sebastian Larsson ahead of Juventus winger Dejan Kulusevski for the UEFA Nations League encounter. Kulusevski replaced the 35-year-old AIK star for the final 20 minutes and expressed his shock at not being n...Full Story »

Kulusevski dubbed 'similar to Robben' as Juventus await Sweden starlet

Posted Wednesday, April 15, 2020 by Goal.com50 hits

The teenage prodigy has been backed to impress in Turin after showing promising early signs New Juventus signing Dejan Kulusevski has been compared to former Bayern Munich star Arjen Robben by Sweden manager Janne Andersson. The 19-year-old was signed by Maurizio Sarri's side in January from parent club Atalanta but was swiftly sent back to complete a season-long loan at Parma. Kulusevski ...Full Story »

David De Gea aggravated injury during draw in Sweden – Spain boss Moreno

Posted Wednesday, October 16, 2019 by PA106 hits

David De Gea received treatment for an injury at half-time during Spain’s 1-1 draw in Sweden before aggravating the problem and withdrawing in the second half, according to Spain boss Robert Moreno.The goalkeeper was eventually forced off after an hour at the Friends Arena in Stockholm and could now face being ruled out of Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Liverpool on Su...Full Story »

Troy Parrett brace leads Republic of Ireland Under-21s to win in Sweden

Posted Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by PA60 hits

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott helped Republic of Ireland Under-21s earn a fine come-from-behind 3-1 victory in Sweden and keep them on track to qualify for Euro 2021.Behind at half time, Parrott was then introduced as a substitute and scored twice either side of Conor Masterson’s header.Ireland’s third win in Group One sent them top and maintained their 100 per cent record.Manager S...Full Story »

England lose out to Sweden in third-place play-off

Posted Sunday, July 07, 2019 by PA70 hits

England missed out on a third-placed finish at the Women’s World Cup as they were beaten 2-1 by Sweden in their play-off in Nice.Sweden raced into a 2-0 lead at the Allianz Riviera, with Kosovare Asllani firing in in the 11th minute after an Alex Greenwood error and Sofia Jakobsson adding a fine strike in the 22nd.Phil Neville’s Lionesses replied through Fran Kirby’s left-foote...Full Story »

Spain assistant Moreno insists Euro 2020 qualifying win over Sweden went to plan

Posted Tuesday, June 11, 2019 by PA109 hits

Assistant coach Robert Moreno said Spain’s performance had gone to plan as their flawless Euro 2020 qualifying campaign continued with a 3-0 win over Sweden.Spain struggled to get past Sweden and had to wait until the 64th minute to break the deadlock before two penalties – from Sergio Ramos and Alvaro Morata – helped them to secure all three points.Mikel Oyarzabal’s 87th...Full Story »

Lindelof missed Man Utd win over Watford after receiving death threats for skipping Sweden duty for birth of child

Posted Sunday, March 31, 2019 by Thesun.co.uk134 hits

Victor Lindelof missed Man United's win over Watford after receiving 'sick' threats for skipping Sweden duty to be at son's birth VICTOR LINDELOF missed Man United's win over Watford after receiving threats for withdrawing from Sweden's squad to be at his son's birth. Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said the centre-back was "better off not playing" in the 2-1 victory at Old Trafford on Sa...Full Story »

Sweden 0 - 2 England: When Harry met Alli – England duo strike to send Three Lions into semi-finals

Posted Sunday, July 08, 2018 by PA176 hits

England are in dreamland after making it through to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years thanks to goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli against stoic Sweden.Days after laying their penalty ghosts to rest against Colombia, Gareth Southgate’s men diligently went about their job in Samara to continue this extraordinary summer and bring the fantasy of replicating the heroes of 1966 c...Full Story »

England v Sweden: Zlatan Ibrahimovic sends David Beckham Ikea Instagram challenge

Posted Saturday, July 07, 2018 by BBC.com247 hits

Beckham and Ibrahimovic both played for Manchester United, AC Milan, PSG and LA Galaxy but who will be smiling on Saturday night? How many BILLY bookcases can you fit in a luxury Los Angeles apartment? David Beckham may be about to find out. Sweden's record goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic has challenged the ex-England skipper and former team-mate to a wager before Saturday's World Cup quarter-f...Full Story »

Sweden vs England - Sweden captain Granqvist delays meeting newborn daughter

Posted Saturday, July 07, 2018 by PA355 hits

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist is happy to delay meeting his newborn daughter if it means extending his World Cup dream at England’s expense.Granqvist’s wife Sophie gave birth to the couple’s second daughter, Mika, overnight on Friday while the veteran defender continued preparations for his side’s quarter-final in Samara.England midfielder Fabian Delph missed the last-...Full Story »

Emil Forsberg proud of Sweden togetherness as they reach quarter-finals

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by PA111 hits

Sweden’s match-winner Emil Forsberg spoke of his pride after guiding his side in the World Cup quarter-finals.Forsberg’s deflected 66th-minute strike handed the Swedes a 1-0 victory over Switzerland in a tight last-16 clash in St Petersburg.Forsberg netted Sweden’s winner (AP)Speaking at the post-match press conference, Forsberg said: “It just means so much to me that we ...Full Story »

Deflected Emil Forsberg strike sends Sweden into quarter-finals

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by PA103 hits

Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike saw Sweden snatch a place in the World Cup quarter-finals with a narrow 1-0 win over Switzerland.Forsberg struck after 66 minutes of a tight contest in St Petersburg when his shot from the edge of the area was diverted in by Manuel Akanji.Switzerland pushed for an equaliser in the latter stages but neither Breel Embolo nor Haris Seferovic could find the net...Full Story »

Sweden 1 Switzerland 0: Swedes dream thanks to Forsberg's moment of fortune

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by Goal.com178 hits

Manuel Akanji's unfortunate touch on Emil Forsberg's shot sent Sweden through to the World Cup quarter-finals in Russia.Sweden are through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 1994 after a deflected goal from Emil Forsberg clinched a 1-0 win over Switzerland. The first meeting between the nations at a major tournament simmered for 65 minutes in St Petersburg until Forsberg...Full Story »

Xhaka stands firm under Sweden jibes

Posted Tuesday, July 03, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com174 hits

Sweden appear to be targeting Granit Xhaka's temperament ahead of the their World Cup clash against Switzerland, but the midfielder is calm. Granit Xhaka has pledged to rise above Sweden's pre-match provocations as Switzerland aim to reach their first World Cup quarter-final since 1954. The Arsenal midfielder has found himself to be a focus of pre-match attention after Sweden defender Mikael...Full Story »

We will be prepared for penalties, says Sweden coach Andersson

Posted Tuesday, July 03, 2018 by PA91 hits

Sweden head coach Janne Andersson has firm plans in place should his side’s last-16 clash with Switzerland be decided on penalties.Both of Sunday’s knockout games ended in shootouts, with hosts Russia and Croatia holding their nerve against Spain and Denmark respectively.Sweden take on Switzerland on Tuesday for a place in the quarter-finals for the first time since USA 1994 and Ande...Full Story »

Switzerland 2 Costa Rica 2: Petkovic's men set up Sweden last 16 clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by Goal.com202 hits

Switzerland were far from their best against Costa Rica, but secured the point they needed to progress to the World Cup knockout stages. Switzerland booked their spot in the last 16 of the World Cup courtesy of a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Nizhny Novgorod on Wednesday. Brazil's win over Serbia in the night's other Group E game means that Vladimir Petkovic's side finish second in the pool an...Full Story »

Switzerland earn draw against lively Costa Rica to set up Sweden clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA115 hits

Switzerland will meet Sweden in the last 16 of the World Cup as they secured safe passage from Group E with a dramatic late draw against Costa Rica.While Costa Rica were already out having lost their opening two matches, they were the better side in Nizhny Novgorod and were good value for their 2-2 draw.Blerim Dzemaili opened the scoring for Switzerland after they had been largely on the back-fo...Full Story »

Janne Andersson salutes Sweden for reaching knockout stages of World Cup

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA75 hits

Janne Andersson praised his Sweden side as they reached the second round of the World Cup and helped dump Germany out.Ludwig Augustinsson’s strike, Andreas Granqvist’s penalty and Edson Alvarez’s clumsy own goal gave Sweden a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Mexico.The Scandinavians topped Group F after starting Wednesday third, needing to better Germany’s result to qu...Full Story »

Super Sweden march on with Mexico as Germany head for home

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA123 hits

Sweden thrashed Mexico 3-0 to top Group F as defending champions Germany incredibly crashed out of the World Cup.Ludwig Augustinsson and Andreas Granqvist, with a penalty, put Sweden in control before Edson Alvarez’s own goal saw the Scandinavians make certain of their place in the second round.Mexico joined them despite the defeat after Germany finished bottom thanks to a shock 2-0 d...Full Story »

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