Sweden Beat European Football Champions Share Published onsdag 11 juni 2008 kl 12.15 Swedes were celebrating all over the country last night as the national football team got its European Championship campaign off to a flying start by beating the reigning champions Greece 2 - nil in their opening match of the group round. Hear more Listen Here! 2:25 min 2:25 min Sports Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).