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Sweden in the 2018 FIFA World Cup

2018 World Cup

In this post you will find all groups plus Sweden’s schedule in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Sweden was drawn against Germany, Mexico and South Korea. The 2018 World Cup is played June 14 – July 15 in 12 Russian cities. It is the 21st men’s World Cup. In the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Germany won the final against Argentina. Sweden’s matches in the 2018 World Cup Date / (Swedish) Time |…
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Nations League explained

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Friendly football games are usually labelled as boring sleeping pills, with teams resting their best players, low number of spectators and general dullness. Before the European Championships 2020, that situation is about to change, with the new Nations League qualifiers. Nations League explained The idea behind Nations League is simple: The European teams are divided into four groups, A-D, based on ranking. The teams will face each other in a number of friendly matches, starting…
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Which teams play in the Confederations Cup 2017 (and why?)

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The year before the FIFA World Cup, the Confederations Cup is played in the host country. June 17 – July 2, 2017, the tournament is played in Russia. In this post we present the participating nations, as well with an explanation of why they are included in the Cup . The eight teams in the 2017 Confederations Cup is divided into two groups. The top two teams of each group will advance to the semifinal (28th and…
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El Clásico 2016-2017 dates

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The rival matchup between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona in Spanish La Liga attracts attention every year, and 2016-2017 is no exception. It is a classic meeting between two of football’s giants, and the outcome is often a deciding factor for what team will win La Liga at the end of the season. In this post we present the dates for the El Clásico of the 2016-2017 season. El Clásico 2016-2017 Saturday, 3 December 2016:…
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Champions League 2016-2017: Schedule and fixtures

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August will soon turn into September which means that the biggest Football leagues of Europe will start. One of them is the prestigious Champions League tournament. Last season Real Madrid defeated local rivals Atletico in the final and thus became the champions. This year we find Ronaldo and Real in Group F where they are drawn against… In this post you find the drawn groups and schedule for the group phase as well as dates…
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Portugal won Euro 2016

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The final of the European Football Championship in 2016 was played between the host nation France and Portugal. Portugal defeated Wales in the semi-finals while France knocked out reigning world champions Germany. France was slightly favorites for the win, thanks to the strong game against the Germans. Cristiano Ronaldo injured Expectations were high on Portugal’s big star, Cristiano Ronaldo. Already after approximately 20 minutes played, however, he got hit by a hard tackle to the…
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Manchester United special odds

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After Sweden got eliminated from the 2016 European Football Championship, their 34-year old superstar attacker Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced that he will play for Manchester United in Premier League 2016-17. That means he will be united with his former coach from Inter, Jose Mourinho. Ibrahimovic has won the national league with most clubs he has represented, including Ajax, Milan, Inter, Juventus, Barcelona and Paris SG. For us interested in odds, there are some interesting bets available…
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Euro 2016: semifinals

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Soon, it is time to decide the winner of the European Football Championship in 2016. Four teams are still participating in the tournament though, and they will be reduced to two that will play in the final at Stade de France in Paris. Wednesday, July 6: Portugal – Wales Portugal has not won a match in the European Championships at full-time. The only game they have won by a deciding goal was the round of…
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Brexit!

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The 2016 European Football Championships goes on. We have enjoyed some mixed action in the round of 16 and look forward to the quarterfinals. In this post you can read about the dates for the quarterfinals as well as summaries from the round of 16. If you want to read more Iceland’s success against England, scroll down! Euro 2016 quarterfinals June 30: Poland – Portugal Poland had not let in a single goal during the…
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Euro 2016: Round of 16

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The group stage is over and some teams, including Sweden, have been eliminated from the European Football Championship. The tournament goes on however, and the play offs are starting this weekend. In this post are dates and schedule/fixtures for the Round of 16. The two branches of the play off tree is interesting to watch, with teams like Spain, Germany and Italy on the right. The left branch is considered a more easier journey to…
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