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Sweden National Football Team 2018

Sweden National Football Team 2018
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Sweden National Football Team 2018 review: 18 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Janne Andersson

Captain: Andreas Granqvist

Appearances in the World Cup: 12 (first in 1934)

Best result: Runners-up in 1958

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Robin Olsen
(Copenhagen)
12 GK Karl-Johan Johnsson
(Guingamp)
23 GK Kristoffer Nordfeldt
(Swansea City)
     
2 DF Mikael Lustig
(Celtic)
3 DF Victor Lindelöf
(Manchester United)
4 DF Andreas Granqvist
(Krasnodar)
5 DF Martin Olsson
(Swansea City)
6 DF Ludwig Augustinsson
(Werder Bremen)
14 DF Filip Helander
(Bologna)
16 DF Emil Krafth
(Bologna)
18 DF Pontus Jansson
(Leeds United)
     
7 MF Sebastian Larsson
(Hull City)
8 MF Albin Ekdal
(Hamburger SV)
10 MF Emil Forsberg
(RB Leipzig)
13 MF Gustav Svensson
(Seattle Sounders FC)
15 MF Oscar Hiljemark
(Genoa)
17 MF Viktor Claesson
(Krasnodar)
19 MF Marcus Rohdén
(Crotone)
21 MF Jimmy Durmaz
(Toulouse)
     
9 FW Marcus Berg
(Al Ain)
11 FW John Guidetti
(Alavés)
20 FW Ola Toivonen
(Toulouse)
22 FW Isaac Kiese Thelin
(Waasland-Beveren)

Sweden is part of Group F, together with:

  • Mexico
  • Germany
  • South Korea
Sweden National Football Team 2018
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Sweden National Football Team 2018

Why is Sweden National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • World Cup: goals scored
    ?

    6vs5.28
  • World Cup: matches won
    ?

    3vs2.04
  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    4vs5.28
  • World Cup: shots on target
    ?

    21vs15.69
  • World Cup: average number of shots per match
    ?

    8.8vs8.48
  • World Cup: average number of fouls per match
    ?

    12.8vs13.42
  • World Cup: average number of shots on target per match
    ?

    4.2vs3.62
  • World Cup: total number of shots
    ?

    44vs35.72

Team

1.FIFA World Ranking

880

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
2.Average age of players

27.74yrs

The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
3.Team size

23

The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Titles

1.World Cup titles won

0

The number FIFA World Cup titles the team won. Started in 1930, the World Cup takes place every four years and reunites 32 teams out of 211 teams which compete in the qualifying tournaments.

Results

1.World Cup: matches won

3

The total number of matches the team won in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: matches lost

2

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.

Overall performance

1.World Cup: goals scored

6

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: goals received

4

The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: shots on target

21

The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
4.World Cup: offside offences

6

The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
5.World Cup: corner kicks

16

The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
6.World Cup: fouls committed

64

The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

1.World Cup: average number of shots per match

8.8

The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
2.World Cup: average number of fouls per match

12.8

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
3.World Cup: average number of shots on target per match

4.2

The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
4.World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match

3.2

The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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