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  •   Isaac Kiese Thelin, Sweden's forward on the rise 5 days ago - UEFA
    Isaac Kiese Thelin this week joined FC Girondins de Bordeaux from Malmö FF, capping a memorable few months in which the Sweden striker has made his U21 and senior debuts.
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  •   Ssewankambo makes Derby switch 2 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Derby have completed the signing of Sweden Under-21 international Isak Ssewankambo from Dutch club NAC Breda.
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  •   2009 semi-final: England oust valiant Sweden 2 weeks ago - UEFA
    England and Sweden – who meet this summer – played out a thrilling 3-3 draw in Gothenburg in the 2009 semi-finals, with the former prevailing on penalties. Watch the action.
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  •   FA WSL Transfer round-up 3 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Chelsea Ladies have signed promising Sweden international Marija Banusic and confirmed the departures of senior players Yuki Ogimi and Rachel Williams.
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  •   Zlatan: I'm better than Borg 5 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic did not take kindly to being voted Sweden's second greatest sportsperson of all time.
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  •   Record-breaker Schelin takes stock 5 weeks ago - FIFA
    Fresh from setting scoring records for Sweden and Lyon, Lotta Schelin speaks to FIFA.com about a 2014 to remember, the psychological impact of turning 30, future career plans and the toughest of draws for next year's FIFA Women's World Cup.
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  •   Germany oust USA at summit, France go third 5 weeks ago - FIFA
    The final 2014 edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking sees a change of leadership, with Germany leapfrogging USA thanks to away wins over Sweden and England to hold the top spot for the first time in seven years.
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  •   Sundhage's FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala joy 6 weeks ago - FIFA
    Former USA and current Sweden coach Pia Sundhage knows a thing or two about the FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala having won the FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women’s Football in 2012, and the popular coach shares her views on next month's event.
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  •   Europe's Women's World Cup hopefuls 8 weeks ago - UEFA
    We profile Europe's 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup contenders England, France, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland ahead of Saturday's draw.
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  •   The footballer who became a pop star 8 weeks ago - BBC
    Do footballers and music really mix? Meet the winner of Sweden's Pop Idol now set for a top-flight career.
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  •   Varane winner crowns France's Vélodrome return 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    France 1-0 SwedenRaphaël Varane struck seven minutes from time as Les Bleus got a rapturous reception in their first game at the new-look Stade Vélodrome.
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  •   UEFA EURO 2016 mascot makes dream debut 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    The UEFA EURO 2016 mascot made his first public appearance on Tuesday, introducing himself to the world ahead of France's friendly with Sweden at the Stade Vélodrome.
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  •   Ukraine recover to edge Sweden in Group 8 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    Ukraine were 2-0 down on matchday one, but ended as Group 8 winners on goal difference after first holding Sweden before hitting five past Israel and Bulgaria.
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  •   Montenegro spirit key to stopping Sweden 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    "I think we showed great team spirit," said Dejan Damjanović after Montenegro held Sweden 1-1 to the frustration of Albin Ekdal and Erik Hamrén.
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  •   Montenegro and Sweden draw 10 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his return for Sweden but it was not enough for victory as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Montenegro in Podgorica.
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  •   Montenegro penalty denies Sweden 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    Montenegro 1-1 SwedenZlatan Ibrahimović’s early strike was cancelled out by a Stevan Jovetić penalty in an exciting Group G encounter.
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  •   EURO 2016 mascot to be unveiled on Tuesday 10 weeks ago - UEFA
    The UEFA EURO 2016 mascot will be unveiled at Tuesday's friendly between France and Sweden, with the public subsequently given the chance to name him/her/it.
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  •   Ibrahimović and Schelin take Swedish honours 11 weeks ago - UEFA
    Zlatan Ibrahimović and Lotta Schelin continued their dominance of Sweden's annual awards on an emotional evening following the recent deaths of Klas Ingesson and Pontus Segerström.
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  •   Season review: Sweden 11 weeks ago - UEFA
    Led by returning son Markus Rosenberg, Malmö FF became the first side to retain the title for over a decade while IF Elfsborg lifted silverware elsewhere this season.
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  •   England U21s draw Italy at Euros 11 weeks ago - BBC
    England draw Portugal, Sweden and five-time winners Italy in the group stage of next year's European Under-21 Championship.
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  •   England to face Italy, Portugal and Sweden 11 weeks ago - FIFA
    England, Italy, Portugal and Sweden were all drawn together in Group B of the UEFA U-21 championship to be held in the Czech Republic next year.
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  •   Czechs paired with Germany, Denmark and Serbia 11 weeks ago - UEFA
    Hosts the Czech Republic will take on Germany, Denmark and Serbia in Group A while England and Italy meet again in Group B, which also includes Portugal and Sweden.
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  •   England U21s get tricky group 11 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    England Under-21s will face Italy, Portugal and Sweden in the group stages of next summer's European U21 Championship finals in the Czech Republic.
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  •   Perrin called up by Deschamps 11 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    France boss Didier Deschamps handed an opportunity for several fringe players to impress when naming his squad on Thursday for friendlies against Albania and Sweden.
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  •   Perrin called up by Deschamps 11 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    France boss Didier Deschamps handed an opportunity for several fringe players to impress when naming his squad on Thursday for friendlies against Albania and Sweden.
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  •   Malmo v Atletico Madrid preview 12 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Malmo coach Age Hareide has warned Atletico Madrid not to expect as comfortable a Champions League evening as they experienced a fortnight ago when the two teams clash again in Sweden on Tuesday.
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  •   Seedings set for live elite round draw 12 weeks ago - UEFA
    Germany, England and France enter as top seeds alongside Spain, holders the Netherlands and Sweden when the elite round draw is streamed live at 11.30CET on 19 November.
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  •   Sjögran reaches 200 in Sweden loss to Germany 12 weeks ago - UEFA
    Therese Sjögran became only the third European to earn 200 caps as Sweden lost 2-1 to Germany in Orebro, Lotta Schelin scoring a national record 73rd international goal.
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  •   Former Sweden midfielder Klas Ingesson mourned 13 weeks ago - UEFA
    "He never backed down and always led the way on the pitch," said Patrik Andersson in tribute to former Sweden team-mate Klas Ingesson, who died on Wednesday aged 46.
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  •   Malmö v Atlético background 13 weeks ago - UEFA
    Malmö FF will look to make amends for their 5-0 Group A defeat at Club Atlético de Madrid when the teams meet again in Sweden on matchday four.
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  •   Sweden stun France with double turnaround 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden 4-1 France (agg: 4-3)The home side first overturned a 2-0 first-leg defeat before Oscar Lewicki snatched a finals spot from France three minutes from time.
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  •   Scotland soar with Sweden 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Scotland coach Pauline Hamill said her players did "brilliantly" after beating Sweden 3-1 for Group 6 first place as both progressed to the elite round in Croatia.
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  •   Brommapojkarna and Sweden mourn Segerström 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Pontus Segerström, captain of Allsvenskan side IF Brommapojkarna, has passed away at the age of 33 after being diagnosed with a brain tumour in August.
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  •   Hamrén lauds Durmaz and Sweden's new boys 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden coach Erik Hamrén was full of praise for goalscorer Jimmy Durmaz after the win against Liechtenstein, who twice conceded unluckily according to boss René Pauritsch.
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  •   Sweden off the mark against Liechtenstein 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden 2-0 LiechtensteinGoals in each period from Erkan Zengin and Jimmy Durmaz steered Erik Hamrén's side to their first victory in Group G.
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  •   France build up Sweden advantage 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    France 2-0 SwedenFlorian Thauvin's penalty and a headed finish from Geoffrey Kondogbia put the home side in command in Le Mans.
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  •   Sweden frustrated, Russia accept draw 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    "We had the chances to win," said Jimmy Durmaz after Sweden's 1-1 draw with Russia that Fabio Capello and Aleksandr Kokorin were happy with despite leading early on.
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  •   Sweden's Toivonen rescues point against Russia 15 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden 1-1 RussiaOla Toivonen's second-half effort earned a point for the hosts to leave the two rivals undefeated in Group G.
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  •   Sweden and Russia share spoils 15 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Ola Toivonen filled the Zlatan Ibrahimovic role to snatch a 1-1 draw for Sweden in their European qualifier with Russia in Stockholm on Thursday.
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  •   France v Sweden U21 play-off preview 16 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden have never beaten France in a competitive U21 international although Les Bleuets have good reason to fear Scandinavian opposition in the play-offs.
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  •   Arshavin stars as Russia oust Sweden 16 weeks ago - UEFA
    From the archives: With Russia and Sweden meeting in qualifying on Thursday, UEFA.com looks back to their UEFA EURO 2008 encounter, when Andrey Arshavin stole the show.
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  •   Sweden relief as Scotland look to play-offs 18 weeks ago - UEFA
    "I wish we could take them with us to Canada," said Pia Sundhage of the Gothenburg fans after Sweden qualified by beating a Scotland side determined to negotiate the play-offs.
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  •   Sweden qualify, Italy, Dutch, Scots, Ukraine in play-offs 19 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden are the seventh European team into the finals with a 2-0 win against Scotland, who will join Italy, the Dutch and Ukraine in the play-offs to decide the last UEFA qualifiers.
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  •   Sweden qualify, four more into play-offs 19 weeks ago - UEFA
    Sweden are the seventh European team into the finals with a 2-0 win against Scotland, who join Italy, the Dutch and Ukraine in the play-offs to decide the last qualifiers.
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  •   Sweden Women 2-0 Scotland Women 19 weeks ago - BBC
    Scotland miss out on automatic qualification for the 2015 World Cup after losing to Sweden.
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  •   Follow the qualifying deciders live 19 weeks ago - UEFA
    Scotland need a 3-1 win in Sweden to pip their hosts to the finals while Ukraine, Wales, Denmark, Russia, Finland and Austria all hope to join Italy in the play-offs. Follow live.
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  •   Signeul wants attack-minded Scots 19 weeks ago - BBC
    Head coach Anna Signeul vows Scotland will push Sweden all the way in Wednesday's World Cup qualifier in Gothenburg.
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  •   Goal-hungry Scots give Fay hope 19 weeks ago - BBC
    Gemma Fay reckons Scotland women's 9-0 demolition of the Faroe Islands has set them up perfectly for facing Sweden.
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  •   Massive night for Scots in Sweden 19 weeks ago - BBC
    Scotland's women travel to Sweden knowing a 3-1 win will secure them a spot at the World Cup for the first time.
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  •   World Cup groups settled on Wednesday 19 weeks ago - UEFA
    Six teams have qualified but there is still a group decider between Sweden and Scotland on Wednesday plus seven other sides hoping to join Italy in the play-offs.
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