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# sweden - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Troy Parrott and Conor Masterson goals help Ireland U21s bag impressive win in Sweden
# Future Is Bright
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# Future Is Bright

Troy Parrott and Conor Masterson goals help Ireland U21s bag impressive win in Sweden

Sep 10th 2019, 7:29 PM 41,297 Views 42 Comments

A double from Parrott and a fine header from Masterson secured three points.

# sweden - Friday 23 August, 2019

Henrik Larsson quits as Helsingborg manager after two months due to verbal abuse from fans
# Over And Out
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# Over And Out

Henrik Larsson quits as Helsingborg manager after two months due to verbal abuse from fans

Aug 23rd 2019, 3:24 PM 9,533 Views 7 Comments

The 47-year-old oversaw eight games in charge during his second spell as manager.

# sweden - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

US rapper A$AP Rocky convicted of assault in Sweden
# Stockholm
# Stockholm

US rapper A$AP Rocky convicted of assault in Sweden

Aug 14th 2019, 2:41 PM 15,027 Views 0 Comments

The rapper was given a suspended sentence.

# sweden - Saturday 3 August, 2019

US rapper A$AP Rocky released pending Sweden assault verdict
# Asap Rocky
# Asap Rocky

US rapper A$AP Rocky released pending Sweden assault verdict

Aug 3rd 2019, 10:06 AM 12,714 Views 45 Comments

He and two others had been held in custody ahead of their trial because the court deemed him a “flight risk”.

# sweden - Friday 2 August, 2019

Bayern prospect Johansson's eligibility for Ireland thrown into doubt
# Uncertainty
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# Uncertainty

Bayern prospect Johansson's eligibility for Ireland thrown into doubt

Aug 2nd 2019, 7:30 PM 39,832 Views 58 Comments

The FAI and the player’s representatives are liasing with Fifa over the issue, but Johansson today admitted he may yet play for Sweden.

# sweden - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Rapper A$AP Rocky tells court he was 'scared' and tried to 'walk away' during street fight
# Sweden
# Sweden

Rapper A$AP Rocky tells court he was 'scared' and tried to 'walk away' during street fight

Aug 1st 2019, 9:21 PM 11,396 Views 0 Comments

The rapper, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, faces up to two years in prison over the incident.

# sweden - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

US rapper A$AP Rocky pleads self-defence at assault trial
# Sweden
# Sweden

US rapper A$AP Rocky pleads self-defence at assault trial

Jul 30th 2019, 2:31 PM 12,667 Views 0 Comments

The rapper was arrested on 3 July in Sweden along with three other people.

# sweden - Friday 26 July, 2019

Donald Trump calls on Sweden to 'free' rapper A$AP Rocky as trial approaches
# Stockholm
# Stockholm

Donald Trump calls on Sweden to 'free' rapper A$AP Rocky as trial approaches

Jul 26th 2019, 9:21 AM 21,044 Views 0 Comments

The rapper was arrested on 3 July following a street brawl.

# sweden - Monday 22 July, 2019

Man involved in fight with A$AP Rocky avoids charges, as prosecutors say he acted in self defence
# A$ap Rocky
# A$ap Rocky

Man involved in fight with A$AP Rocky avoids charges, as prosecutors say he acted in self defence

Jul 22nd 2019, 10:34 PM 19,601 Views 23 Comments

The fight between two men and A$AP Rocky in Stockholm on 30 June led to the 3 July arrest of the rapper.

# sweden - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Sweden World Cup hero becomes first signing for Real Madrid women's team
# New Recruit
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# New Recruit

Sweden World Cup hero becomes first signing for Real Madrid women's team

Jul 18th 2019, 4:19 PM 4,781 Views 1 Comment

The Spanish Giants will have a top-flight team next season.

'I believe we can cause an upset, a lot of the lads do. We gave them too much respect last time'
# Underdogs
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# Underdogs

'I believe we can cause an upset, a lot of the lads do. We gave them too much respect last time'

Jul 18th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,006 Views 2 Comments

St Pat’s captain Ian Bermingham is expecting a reaction from his players as they go to IFK Norrköping chasing a 2-0 deficit.

# sweden - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Nine people dead as small plane carrying parachutists crashes in Sweden
# Umea
# Umea

Nine people dead as small plane carrying parachutists crashes in Sweden

Jul 14th 2019, 7:06 PM 37,154 Views 7 Comments

The cause of the crash is not yet known.

# sweden - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

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

Key defender departs Leeds after reportedly falling out with Bielsa

Jul 9th 2019, 9:20 AM 7,179 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
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# Var-tbreak

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

Jul 6th 2019, 6:19 PM 9,060 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 34,944 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 From The42
Live Jul 3rd 2019, 7:00 PM

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

# sweden - Saturday 29 June, 2019

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

Sweden shock Germany to advance to World Cup semi-finals

Jun 29th 2019, 9:08 PM 7,671 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 6,114 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
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# Onwards

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

Jun 24th 2019, 10:02 PM 24,941 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
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# Light Work

Sweden cruise past Thailand to make World Cup last 16

Jun 16th 2019, 5:01 PM 4,636 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
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# Absence

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

Jun 11th 2019, 12:14 AM 9,666 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
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# Review

Manager absent again as Spain maintain 100% start

Jun 10th 2019, 10:25 PM 12,470 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
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# RIP

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

Jun 5th 2019, 9:20 AM 2,558 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 21,068 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 5,212 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
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# Not There

Luis Enrique backed by Spain despite continued absence for family reasons

May 17th 2019, 6:02 PM 8,743 Views 1 Comment

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

# sweden - Monday 13 May, 2019

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

Sweden to reopen rape case against Julian Assange

May 13th 2019, 10:20 AM 16,723 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 11,149 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 12,867 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 20,669 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 13,184 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 12,682 Views 54 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 22,482 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 14,429 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 13,737 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 19,486 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 15,563 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 20,514 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 18,913 Views 39 Comments

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