Sweden's star striker, Zlatan Ibrahimović, is to be rested for Thursday's friendly, the national side's coach Erik Hamrén told a press conference on Monday.
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- Zlatan rested.
The Swedish national women's soccer team qualified Wednesday night for the 2016 Summer Olympics, after tying in a dramatic match against the Netherlands, in Rotterdam, 1-1.
- 1 av 3Officials counting ballots during the extraordinary FIFA congress. Photo: Patrick B. Kraemer / Keystone via AP / TT Foto: Patrick B. Kraemer2 av 3Succeeds Blatter.
Gianni Infantino, the candidate Sweden's Football Association supported, was elected on Friday evening in Zurich, as FIFA's next president.
- Swedish football.
No matter Sweden's result in the UEFA European Championship this summer in France, the head coach of the men's national football team, Erik Hamrén, will leave his post.
- Messi number one.
Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been voted the fourth best footballer in the world in a global YouGov poll.
Another event is happening today in Paris - the group stage draw for Euro 2016, in which Sweden will find out who they will meet at next summer's tournament in France.
Malmö FF's last game of the season in the Champions League ended in an embarrassing 8-0 defeat to Real Madrid which also dashed the team's dreams of making it into the Europa League.
Malmö FF coach Åge Hareide, who led the club to the group stages of the Champions League in two successive seasons, is stepping down for a new challenge.
- Malmö FF 0-5 PSG
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his hometown return as the French champions PSG crushed Malmö FF 5-0 to go through to the last 16 of the Champions league.
- Champions League.
PSG striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could not hide his excitement when he faced the press in Malmö ahead of this evening's long awaited Champions League match against his home town club at a sold-out Swedbank Stadium.
- "It was magical."
"He is like family, and I love him," Coach Erik Hamrén summed up the feelings of many Swedes after Zlatan Ibrahimović's two-goal star performance in Copenhagen sent Sweden through to Euro 2016 at the expense of Denmark.
- 20:45 Denmark-Sweden (1-2 after first-leg).
After the Republic of Ireland became the 22nd team to book their place at Euro 2016, joining fellow play-off winners Hungary in the finals, tonight it's the turn of Sweden and Denmark to contest one of the final two spots for France next summer.
- Match in Solna.
Sweden was victorious Saturday night on home turf against Denmark, 2-1, in the first leg of the Euro 2016 qualifier that the rival teams are playing.
- "We are ready for the game".
The refugee crisis has put the focus on Sweden and Denmark and the bridge that divides these two Scandinavian neighbours. But on Saturday, for 90 minutes at least, it is all about football and the renewal of hostilities on the pitch as the 2016 European championships play-off, one of four first leg matches taking place at the weekend, kicks off at Friends Arena in Stockholm.
- Third in Group A.
Captain Markus Rosenberg's first-half goal was enough to give Malmö a 1-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk and its first points in Group A of the Champions League.