Sweden will compete in this year’s UEFA European Championship 2020 Group E against Poland, Slovakia and Spain. During the qualifiers, the Swedes competed in the same group as the Faroe Islands, Malta, Norway, Romania and Spain and finished the group in second place.
Sweden’s national team is coached by Janne Andersson. Peter Wettergren supports the head coach as assistant coach. Their most capped player is Anders Svensson, who made 148 appearances.
The enfant terrible of Swedish football, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the record goal scorer with 62 goals.
Check out our full Sweden Euro 2021 Team Guide which gives insight into team tactics, key players, and contains a selection of odds on Sweden to win the Euros.
The group stage matches for Sweden are as follows:
- Monday 14 June 2021 at 5:00 p.m. against Spain in San Mamés, Bilbao
- Friday June 18, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. against Slovakia at Aviva Arena, Dublin
- Wednesday 23 June 2021 at 8:00 p.m. against Poland at Aviva Arena, Dublin
Should the Swedes win group E, they would compete as group winners on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. in Hampden Park, Glasgow against the third-placed team from either A / B / C / D.
If Sweden finishes second in the group, the team will have to play the second-placed team from group D on Monday 28 June 2021 at 5:00 p.m. at the Parken, Copenhagen.
As one of the best third-placed teams they would have to play against the winner of group C in Budapest at 5 p.m. or against the winner of group B at 8 p.m. in Bilbao, San Mamés on Sunday, June 27, 2021.
Sweden Euro 2021 Odds
Many fans and experts are already speculating about a comeback by Zlatan, which could help the team achieve better success. They are not one of the favourites but Sweden usually perform well during the big tournaments. Sweden are currently at 100/1 to win.