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Sweden
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Erik Hamrén
Asst coach Marcus Allbäck
Captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Most caps Thomas Ravelli (143)
Top scorer Sven Rydell (49)
Ground Råsunda Stadium
FIFA code SWE
FIFA ranking 17
Highest FIFA ranking 2 (November 1994)
Lowest FIFA ranking 43 (February 2010)
Elo ranking 9
Highest Elo ranking 2 (November 1994)
Lowest Elo ranking 43 (February 2010)
First international Sweden 11-3 Norway
(Gothenburg, Sweden; 12 July 1908)
World Cup appearances 11 (First in 1934)
Best result Semi-Finals 1992

The Sweden national football team represents Sweden in association football and is controlled by the Swedish Football Association, the governing body for football in Sweden. Sweden's home ground is Friends Arena in Stockholms län and the team is led by Erik Hamrén.

Sweden made their first World Cup appearance in 1934. Sweden has made eleven World Cup appearances and five appearances in the European Championships. They finished second in the 1958 FIFA World Cup, and third in both 1950 and 1994. Sweden's accomplishments also include a gold medal in the 1948 Summer Olympics, and bronze medals in 1924 and 1952. They reached the semi-finals in UEFA Euro 1992.

Traditionally, Sweden are rivals with neighbours Denmark, Norway and Finland but through the years a rivalry with England has also developed. Sweden's captain is Zlatan Ibrahimović with Andreas Isaksson as vice captain.

Players

Current squad

The following 23 players have been called up for the UEFA Euro 2016.

Caps and goals updated as of 17 June 2016 after the match against Italy.

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Andreas Isaksson (vice captain) 3 October 1981 (1981-10-03) (age 36) 132 0 Flag of Turkey Kasımpaşa
12 1GK Robin Olsen 8 January 1990 (1990-01-08) (age 27) 4 0 Flag of Denmark Copenhagen
23 1GK Patrik Carlgren 8 January 1992 (1992-01-08) (age 25) 1 0 Flag of Sweden Good one AIK
2 2DF Mikael Lustig 13 December 1986 (1986-12-13) (age 30) 53 3 Scotland Celtic
3 2DF Erik Johansson 30 December 1988 (1988-12-30) (age 28) 11 0 Flag of Denmark Copenhagen
4 2DF Andreas Granqvist 16 April 1985 (1985-04-16) (age 32) 54 3 Flag of Russia Good One Krasnodar
5 2DF Martin Olsson 17 May 1988 (1988-05-17) (age 29) 37 5 England Norwich City
13 2DF Pontus Jansson 13 February 1991 (1991-02-13) (age 26) 8 0 Flag of Italy Torino
14 2DF Victor Lindelöf 17 July 1994 (1994-07-17) (age 23) 5 0 Flag of Portugal Benfica
17 2DF Ludwig Augustinsson 21 April 1994 (1994-04-21) (age 23) 4 0 Flag of Denmark Copenhagen
6 3MF Emil Forsberg 23 October 1991 (1991-10-23) (age 26) 19 2 Germany RB Leipzig
7 3MF Sebastian Larsson 6 June 1985 (1985-06-06) (age 32) 86 6 England Sunderland
8 3MF Albin Ekdal 28 July 1989 (1989-07-28) (age 28) 24 0 Germany Hamburger SV
9 3MF Kim Källström 24 August 1982 (1982-08-24) (age 35) 130 16 Switzerland Grasshopper
15 3MF Oscar Hiljemark 28 June 1992 (1992-06-28) (age 25) 10 1 Flag of Italy Palermo
16 3MF Pontus Wernbloom 25 June 1986 (1986-06-25) (age 31) 51 2 Flag of Russia Good One CSKA Moscow
18 3MF Oscar Lewicki 14 July 1992 (1992-07-14) (age 25) 12 0 Flag of Sweden Good one Malmö FF
21 3MF Jimmy Durmaz 22 March 1989 (1989-03-22) (age 28) 33 2 Flag of Greece.svg Olympiacos
22 3MF Erkan Zengin 5 August 1985 (1985-08-05) (age 32) 20 3 Flag of Turkey Trabzonspor
10 4FW Zlatan Ibrahimović (captain) 3 October 1981 (1981-10-03) (age 36) 115 62 Flag of France Paris Saint-Germain
11 4FW Marcus Berg 17 August 1986 (1986-08-17) (age 31) 40 10 Flag of Greece.svg Panathinaikos
19 4FW Emir Kujović 22 June 1988 (1988-06-22) (age 29) 4 1 Flag of Sweden Good one IFK Norrköping
20 4FW John Guidetti 15 April 1992 (1992-04-15) (age 25) 11 1 Flag of Spain Celta Vigo

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Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 1992

1. Ravelli 2. R. Nilsson 3. J. Eriksson 4. P. Andersson 5. Björklund 6. Schwarz 7. Ingesson 8. Rehn 9. Thern (c) 10. Limpar 11. Brolin 12. L. Eriksson 13. M.Nilsson 14. Erlingmark 15. Mild 16. K. Andersson 17. Dahlin 18. Ljung 19. J.Nilsson 20. Ekström

Sweden
Sweden – 1994 FIFA World Cup

1. Ravelli 2. R. Nilsson 3. P. Andersson 4. Björklund 5. Ljung 6. Schwarz 7. Larsson 8. Ingesson 9. Thern (c) 10. Dahlin 11. Brolin 12. Eriksson 13. M. Nilsson 14. Kåmark 15. Lučić 16. Limpar 17. Rehn 18. Mild 19. K. Andersson 20. Erlingmark 21. Blomqvist 22. Hedman

Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 2000

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – 2002 FIFA World Cup

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 2004

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – 2006 FIFA World Cup - Round of 16

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 2008

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 2012

  • Manager: Flag of Sweden Good one [[]]
Sweden
Sweden – UEFA Euro 2016 – Group stage

1. Isaksson 2. Lustig 3. Johansson 4. Granqvist 5. Olsson 6. Forsberg 7. Larsson 8. Ekdal 9. Källström 10. Ibrahimović 11. Berg 12. Olsen 13. Jansson 14. Lindelöf 15. Hiljemark 16. Wernbloom 17. Augustinsson 18. Lewicki 19. Kujović 20. Guidetti 21. Durmaz 22. Zengin 23. Carlgren

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