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# Sweden

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#DaretoZlatan - Ibrahimovic joins Ronaldo and Messi in 500 club with outrageous goal
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 500th career goal with an incredible flick for LA Galaxy on Saturday.
Sweden faces political deadlock after far-right make election gains
Noting the parliamentary deadlock, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven extended an invitation to the opposition.
Far-right tipped to win big as Swedes vote
The party has roots in the neo-Nazi movement.
Masked vandals torch dozens of cars in Sweden in attack arranged on social media
Two suspects have been arrested so far.
Swedish police probed for killing man with Down Syndrome who had a toy gun
Eric Torell was shot dead by a police patrol in the residential neighbourhood of Vasastan.
Ryanair says new talks should happen after Friday's strike as 'damage already done'
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
The theft occurred just before midday on Tuesday, when two gold burial crowns were stolen from Stragnas Cathedral.
Swedish student's stunt to save Afghan man from deportation goes viral
The incident took place on Monday.
Ibrahimovic vows to honour David Beckham bet and wear England shirt at Wembley
The LA Galaxy star lost a bet to Beckham after England beat Sweden in the World Cup quarter-finals.
Hoops exit Europa League despite courageous battle through extra-time in Stockholm
Shamrock Rovers bowed out in their Europa League first-round qualifier after extra-time in Sweden.
'Pickford is the prototype of what a modern goalkeeper should be'
The England goalkeeper made a trio of brilliant saves in their 2-0 quarter-final defeat of Sweden yesterday.
England through to World Cup semi-finals as headers from Maguire and Alli sink Swedes
Headers either side of half-time from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli saw England ease past Sweden on Saturday.
Sweden vs England, World Cup quarter-final
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
Having been branded as “spoilt children” by their opponents, the England manager has moved to reject such criticism.
Injury-stricken Jamie Vardy the only doubt as England prepare for Sweden
As of now, it looks like he’ll miss their World Cup quarter-final.
'Yesterday was a massive milestone for us as a group because we hadn't won a knockout game for so long'
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
The Leicester City striker came on as a substitute in the shootout win over Colombia, but he is struggling with a groin problem.
Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot
Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike was enough to seal Sweden’s passage into the last eight on Tuesday.
Sweden v Switzerland, World Cup last 16
Sweden played Switzerland for a place in the quarter-finals.
Sweden's Sports Minister wears football jersey to parliament after World Cup player suffers racial attacks
Annika Strandhall wore a Jimmy Durmaz football jersey in parliament to show her support for the winger.
Germany suspends two members of backroom staff over spat with Swedes
Uli Voigt and Georg Behlau have been told not to attend tomorrow’s final Group F match against South Korea.
'F*** racism!' - Sweden players rally behind team-mate's powerful statement after online threats
Winger Jimmy Durmaz was targeted on social media after conceding the free-kick that led to Toni Kroos’ winner for Germany.
Germany v Sweden, World Cup 2018, Group G
The reigning champions needed to bounce back with a win in Sochi this evening after losing out to Mexico.
FactCheck: Did Sweden shut down a music festival because of attacks carried out by migrants?
A Facebook post from has been shared widely since it was posted earlier today.
Three dead after drive-by shooting in Swedish city of Malmo
Sweden’s justice minister called the shootings an “abominable crime”.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic slams Swedish media over World Cup snub
Sweden coach Janne Andersson previously shut the door on the star player making a return to the squad.
Stockholm truck attacker Rakhmat Akilov sentenced to life imprisonment
Akilov killed five people and wounded 14 others during the attack on 7 April 2017.
Three people arrested in Sweden suspected of planning 'act of terror'
There is no indication as of yet when the attack would have taken place.
Zlatan declares on Jimmy Kimmel Live: 'I'm going to the World Cup'
It has been speculated that the LA Galaxy star will come out of international retirement to play in Russia.
Inventor 'viewed video of woman being decapitated' hours before journalist's death
Peter Madsen has admitted dismembering Kim Wall but denies killing her.
'If they want, I'm there' - Zlatan leaving the door open for World Cup return
The Swedish star announced his retirement from international football after Euro 2016.
Swedish journalist 'was strangled or had her throat cut' on submarine
Kim Wall was on the submarine belonging to Danish inventor Peter Madsen.
This Swedish company is making on-the-job exercise compulsory
Every Friday, employees retailer Bjorn Borg leave their desks at the company’s Stockholm headquarters to go to the gym.
Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people
Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom this morning.
Ingvar Kamprad - the founder of Ikea - dies aged 91
Kamprad founded the Ikea in in Sweden in 1943.
Explosion at Stockholm metro station leaves one dead and one injured
Local police say there is nothing to suggest the explosion was terror-related.
The story of how a young Irish international became a star player in Sweden
In an extract from Michael Walker’s book ‘Green Shoots,’ Ireland and Arsenal star Louise Quinn remembers her stint in Sweden.
World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.
Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.
Will Zlatan be at the World Cup? Stranger things have happened in international football
Irish football can see parallels with its own greatest striker Robbie Keane and his inclusion at Euro 2016.