Monday , 19 November 2018

England Vs Sweden Head To Head History In Football

Check here head to head record of England vs Sweden in Football history. The two National football teams have qualified for the Semifinal of 2018 FIFA World Cup. The Britishers are eyeing a semifinal place for the first time after 1990 edition. Both teams are from UEFA Confederation and eyeing a place in the mouth-watering semifinal. Before witnessing their semifinal clash, you would like to see the head to head record of England vs Sweden.

England vs Sweden head to head

England Vs Sweden Head To Head Record

Stats England Sweden
Matches played 24 24
Wins 8 7
Draws 9 9
Loss 7 8
Goals scored 38 31
Goals conceded 31 38
FIFA World Cup titles 1
Top goalscorer Wayne Rooney [53] Zlatan Ibrahimovic [62]
Most capped player Peter Shilton [125 games] Anders Svensson [148 games]

Well, it is quite difficult to predict which team is better after looking on their head to head record. The European teams have met on various occasions which means they are well aware of each other’s tactics. Out of all 24 matches played between England and Sweden, the three Lions have won 8 games and Sweden won 7 games.

Last Head to Head Meeting

On 14 November 2012, the last head to head meeting took place in Sweden that ended up with a historical win of Sweden by 4-2. It was an international friendly game in which Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the remarkable overhead goal that later became goal of the year.

Next Meeting

The two teams are set to meet once more at the biggest Football event. Sweden and England will play the third quarterfinal of 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Samara Arena, Russia. This will be the 25th head to head between these two sides.

They have met twice in FIFA World Cup and have finished level, with a 1-1 draw in 2002 and a 2-2 in 2006. The Swedish side are competing in their fifth World Cup quarterfinal – they’ve progressed to the semi-final in three of their previous four.

England Vs Sweden Previous Results

Date England Sweden
21 May 1923 4 2
24 May 1923 3 1
17 May 1937 4 0
19 Nov 1947 4 2
13 May 1949 1 3
16 May 1956 0 0
28 Oct 1959 2 3
16 May 1965 2 1
22 May 1968 3 1
10 Jun 1979 0 0
10 Sep 1986 0 1
19 Oct 1988 0 0
6 Sep 1989 0 0
17 Jun 1992 1 2
8 Jun 1995 3 3
5 Sep 1998 1 2
5 Jun 1999 0 0
10 Nov 2001 1 1
2 Jun 2002 1 1
31 Mar 2004 0 1
20 Jun 2006 2 2
15 Nov 2011 1 0
15 Jun 2012 3 2
14 Nov 2012 2 4

So this was about the head to head history of England and Sweden. Which team you are supporting when they are going to meet once again at the Samara Arena?

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