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# sweden - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Key defender departs Leeds after reportedly falling out with Bielsa
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Key defender departs Leeds after reportedly falling out with Bielsa

Jul 9th 2019, 9:20 AM 7,167 Views 2 Comments

Pontus Jansson has joined Brentford for a reported £5.5million.

# sweden - Saturday 6 July, 2019

England's World Cup campaign ends in heartbreak as Sweden win third place play-off
# Var-tbreak
From The42
# Var-tbreak

England's World Cup campaign ends in heartbreak as Sweden win third place play-off

Jul 6th 2019, 6:19 PM 9,051 Views 8 Comments

Phil Neville’s side go home from France empty-handed as the Swedes take bronze.

Surge in shootings in Sweden as warring criminal gangs settle scores
# Homicide
# Homicide

Surge in shootings in Sweden as warring criminal gangs settle scores

Jul 6th 2019, 11:00 AM 34,897 Views 85 Comments

“It’s about strengthening the sense of community and showing who’s the toughest.”

# sweden - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

As it happened: Netherlands v Sweden, Women's World Cup semi-final
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Netherlands v Sweden, Women's World Cup semi-final

Jul 3rd 2019, 7:00 PM 29,068 Views 20 Comments

Relive all the drama as the Dutch found a winner in extra-time to book their place in Sunday’s decider.

# sweden - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Sweden shock Germany to advance to World Cup semi-finals
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Sweden shock Germany to advance to World Cup semi-finals

Jun 29th 2019, 9:08 PM 7,662 Views 1 Comment

The Swedes conjured one of the biggest surprises of the competition to set up a last-four clash with the Netherlands.

# sweden - Friday 28 June, 2019

Wexford's Michelle O'Neill will officiate World Cup quarter-final between Germany and Sweden
# World Stage
From The42
# World Stage

Wexford's Michelle O'Neill will officiate World Cup quarter-final between Germany and Sweden

Jun 28th 2019, 4:24 PM 6,096 Views 1 Comment

The 40-year-old assistant referee is officiating at her second World Cup this summer in France.

# sweden - Monday 24 June, 2019

Double dose of penalty drama as Sweden clinch World Cup quarter-final spot
# Onwards
From The42
# Onwards

Double dose of penalty drama as Sweden clinch World Cup quarter-final spot

Jun 24th 2019, 10:02 PM 24,932 Views 13 Comments

Canada missed a spot-kick while the winners were denied one by VAR.

# sweden - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Sweden cruise past Thailand to make World Cup last 16
# Light Work
From The42
# Light Work

Sweden cruise past Thailand to make World Cup last 16

Jun 16th 2019, 5:01 PM 4,626 Views 0 Comments

The Swedes moved top of Group F with a 5-1 win this afternoon.

# sweden - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Spain assistant boss hopes he's filled in for Luis Enrique for the last time
# Absence
From The42
# Absence

Spain assistant boss hopes he's filled in for Luis Enrique for the last time

Jun 11th 2019, 12:14 AM 9,637 Views 0 Comments

Luis Enrique missed a third successive Spain game on Monday. His assistant hopes the former Barcelona coach returns in September.

# sweden - Monday 10 June, 2019

Manager absent again as Spain maintain 100% start
# Review
From The42
# Review

Manager absent again as Spain maintain 100% start

Jun 10th 2019, 10:25 PM 12,457 Views 0 Comments

Luis Enrique’s continued absence has not impacted the team’s results.

# sweden - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away

Jun 5th 2019, 9:20 AM 2,539 Views 1 Comment

Lennart Johansson was at the helm from 1990 to 2007.

# sweden - Monday 3 June, 2019

Swedish court rejects request to detain Julian Assange over 2010 rape case
# Extradition
# Extradition

Swedish court rejects request to detain Julian Assange over 2010 rape case

Updated Jun 3rd 2019, 5:38 PM 21,062 Views 0 Comments

An extradition request for the WikiLeaks founder has already been issued by the US, where Assange is facing 18 charges.

# sweden - Monday 20 May, 2019

Prosecutors issue formal request to hold Julian Assange on suspicion of rape
# Sweden
# Sweden

Prosecutors issue formal request to hold Julian Assange on suspicion of rape

May 20th 2019, 2:47 PM 5,207 Views 0 Comments

It’s the first step towards seeking his extradition to Sweden.

# sweden - Friday 17 May, 2019

Luis Enrique backed by Spain despite continued absence for family reasons
# Not There
From The42
# Not There

Luis Enrique backed by Spain despite continued absence for family reasons

May 17th 2019, 6:02 PM 8,729 Views 1 Comment

The federation’s bosses insist there is no plan to replace him.

# sweden - Monday 13 May, 2019

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

May 13th 2019, 4:51 PM 6,509 Views 0 Comments

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Sweden to reopen rape case against Julian Assange
# Sweden
# Sweden

Sweden to reopen rape case against Julian Assange

May 13th 2019, 10:20 AM 16,710 Views 51 Comments

The prosecutor announced the decision today.

# sweden - Monday 6 May, 2019

Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece

May 6th 2019, 10:30 PM 11,118 Views 2 Comments

It was a busy day of action in the Uefa U17 European Championships across the country.

# sweden - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Former Man United starlet aiming to rebuild his career in Sweden
# Opportunity
From The42
# Opportunity

Former Man United starlet aiming to rebuild his career in Sweden

Feb 7th 2019, 2:00 PM 12,853 Views 10 Comments

Ravel Morrison has struggled to settle anywhere since leaving Old Trafford.

# sweden - Friday 4 January, 2019

Man admitted to hospital in Sweden with suspected Ebola found not to have disease
# All Clear
# All Clear

Man admitted to hospital in Sweden with suspected Ebola found not to have disease

Updated Jan 4th 2019, 9:25 PM 20,658 Views 25 Comments

The man had recently returned from a trip in Burundi.

# sweden - Thursday 22 November, 2018

'They made me feel like Benjamin Button. I was getting younger and younger'
# Forever Young
From The42
# Forever Young

'They made me feel like Benjamin Button. I was getting younger and younger'

Nov 22nd 2018, 9:19 PM 13,154 Views 5 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic said moving to Manchester United at the age of 34 made him feel young again.

# sweden - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Swedish parliament ousts Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in vote of no-confidence
# Ousted
# Ousted

Swedish parliament ousts Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in vote of no-confidence

Sep 25th 2018, 10:34 AM 12,651 Views 53 Comments

A total of 204 of 349 members of parliament voted against Lofven, while 142 voted in favour of him.

# sweden - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Nap areas, meatball mounds and a 'tornado' vending machine - behind the scenes at Ikea
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Nap areas, meatball mounds and a 'tornado' vending machine - behind the scenes at Ikea

Sep 23rd 2018, 7:00 PM 22,470 Views 4 Comments

We take a tour of the Swedish furniture giant’s lucrative Dublin store’s little-seen areas.

# sweden - Sunday 16 September, 2018

#DaretoZlatan - Ibrahimovic joins Ronaldo and Messi in 500 club with outrageous goal
# Goalazo
From The42
# Goalazo

#DaretoZlatan - Ibrahimovic joins Ronaldo and Messi in 500 club with outrageous goal

Sep 16th 2018, 9:26 AM 14,424 Views 14 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 500th career goal with an incredible flick for LA Galaxy on Saturday.

# sweden - Monday 10 September, 2018

Sweden faces political deadlock after far-right make election gains
# Election
# Election

Sweden faces political deadlock after far-right make election gains

Sep 10th 2018, 7:05 AM 13,727 Views 68 Comments

Noting the parliamentary deadlock, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven extended an invitation to the opposition.

# sweden - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Far-right tipped to win big as Swedes vote
# Elections
# Elections

Far-right tipped to win big as Swedes vote

Sep 9th 2018, 8:20 AM 19,457 Views 64 Comments

The party has roots in the neo-Nazi movement.

# sweden - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Masked vandals torch dozens of cars in Sweden in attack arranged on social media
# Gothenburg
# Gothenburg

Masked vandals torch dozens of cars in Sweden in attack arranged on social media

Aug 14th 2018, 2:20 PM 15,557 Views 39 Comments

Two suspects have been arrested so far.

# sweden - Friday 3 August, 2018

Swedish police probed for killing man with Down Syndrome who had a toy gun
# Shooting
# Shooting

Swedish police probed for killing man with Down Syndrome who had a toy gun

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:10 PM 20,510 Views 57 Comments

Eric Torell was shot dead by a police patrol in the residential neighbourhood of Vasastan.

# sweden - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Ryanair says new talks should happen after Friday's strike as 'damage already done'
# Strike Action
# Strike Action

Ryanair says new talks should happen after Friday's strike as 'damage already done'

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 5:28 PM 18,907 Views 39 Comments

The airline said last week that all 3,500 customers affected by the cancellations have already been notified.

International manhunt launched after thieves use motorboat to steal Swedish national treasures
# Jewel Heist
# Jewel Heist

International manhunt launched after thieves use motorboat to steal Swedish national treasures

Aug 1st 2018, 2:20 PM 13,178 Views 22 Comments

The theft occurred just before midday on Tuesday, when two gold burial crowns were stolen from Stragnas Cathedral.

# sweden - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Swedish student's stunt to save Afghan man from deportation goes viral
# Deportation
# Deportation

Swedish student's stunt to save Afghan man from deportation goes viral

Jul 25th 2018, 9:05 PM 48,260 Views 126 Comments

The incident took place on Monday.

# sweden - Friday 20 July, 2018

Ibrahimovic vows to honour David Beckham bet and wear England shirt at Wembley
# Man Of His Word
From The42
# Man Of His Word

Ibrahimovic vows to honour David Beckham bet and wear England shirt at Wembley

Jul 20th 2018, 8:23 AM 8,623 Views 2 Comments

The LA Galaxy star lost a bet to Beckham after England beat Sweden in the World Cup quarter-finals.

# sweden - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Hoops exit Europa League despite courageous battle through extra-time in Stockholm
# Europa League
From The42
# Europa League

Hoops exit Europa League despite courageous battle through extra-time in Stockholm

Jul 19th 2018, 9:08 PM 9,002 Views 6 Comments

Shamrock Rovers bowed out in their Europa League first-round qualifier after extra-time in Sweden.

# sweden - Sunday 8 July, 2018

'Pickford is the prototype of what a modern goalkeeper should be'
# Pick Of The Litter
From The42
# Pick Of The Litter

'Pickford is the prototype of what a modern goalkeeper should be'

Jul 8th 2018, 11:49 AM 10,123 Views 23 Comments

The England goalkeeper made a trio of brilliant saves in their 2-0 quarter-final defeat of Sweden yesterday.

# sweden - Saturday 7 July, 2018

England through to World Cup semi-finals as headers from Maguire and Alli sink Swedes
# Three Lions
From The42
# Three Lions

England through to World Cup semi-finals as headers from Maguire and Alli sink Swedes

Jul 7th 2018, 4:52 PM 26,646 Views 146 Comments

Headers either side of half-time from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli saw England ease past Sweden on Saturday.

As it happened: Sweden vs England, World Cup quarter-final
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Sweden vs England, World Cup quarter-final

Jul 7th 2018, 2:00 PM 50,158 Views 82 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as England and Sweden clashed at the Samara Arena for a place in the World Cup semi-finals.

'We don't turn up and waltz around': Southgate snaps back at England 'spoilt children' claims
# Toys Out Of The Pram
From The42
# Toys Out Of The Pram

'We don't turn up and waltz around': Southgate snaps back at England 'spoilt children' claims

Jul 7th 2018, 9:44 AM 10,018 Views 71 Comments

Having been branded as “spoilt children” by their opponents, the England manager has moved to reject such criticism.

# sweden - Friday 6 July, 2018

Injury-stricken Jamie Vardy the only doubt as England prepare for Sweden
# Update
From The42
# Update

Injury-stricken Jamie Vardy the only doubt as England prepare for Sweden

Jul 6th 2018, 9:24 AM 3,262 Views 0 Comments

As of now, it looks like he’ll miss their World Cup quarter-final.

# sweden - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'Yesterday was a massive milestone for us as a group because we hadn't won a knockout game for so long'
# Bouncing Back
From The42
# Bouncing Back

'Yesterday was a massive milestone for us as a group because we hadn't won a knockout game for so long'

Jul 4th 2018, 10:53 PM 6,072 Views 15 Comments

Eric Dier is confident that the defeat to Iceland at Euro 2016 can be consigned to memory.

Vardy doubtful for England's World Cup quarter-final after last-minute penalty switch
# Russia 2018
From The42
# Russia 2018

Vardy doubtful for England's World Cup quarter-final after last-minute penalty switch

Jul 4th 2018, 4:41 PM 13,682 Views 10 Comments

The Leicester City striker came on as a substitute in the shootout win over Colombia, but he is struggling with a groin problem.

# sweden - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot
# Knockout Stages
From The42
# Knockout Stages

Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot

Jul 3rd 2018, 4:53 PM 15,627 Views 18 Comments

Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike was enough to seal Sweden’s passage into the last eight on Tuesday.