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Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s run as Sweden’s footballer of the year ends

Published: November 21, 2017

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Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist has ended Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s decade-long streak of being named the country’s footballer of the


Come back, Zlatan…

Published: November 15, 2017

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic could return for Zweden (sorry, Sweden) at the World Cup.


WATCH: Sweden players destroy TV set

Published: November 14, 2017

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Fresh off qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, Sweden’s players invade Eurosport’s pitch-side set to celebrate.


How Italy missed the World Cup

Published: November 13, 2017

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For the first time since 1958, Italy won’t be participating in the World Cup.


Ventura, Italy facing a crisis

Published: November 11, 2017

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If Italy don’t win their second leg vs. Sweden, they’ll miss the World Cup. Gian Piero Ventura’s tactics and management have doomed a talented squad; as Andrea Pirlo put it, the Azzurri need a “minor miracle.” James Horncastle »


Italy’s Gian Piero Ventura faults referee after ‘undeserved defeat’ to Sweden

Published: November 10, 2017

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Gian Piero Ventura said Italy did not deserve their 1-0 defeat to Sweden in Friday’s World Cup playoff first leg and placed blame on the referee for being


Pep Guardiola’s tactics have ‘ruined’ Italian defenders – Giorgio Chiellini

Published: November 9, 2017

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Juventus centre-back Giorgio Chiellini says a generation of Italian defenders have been “ruined” by Pep Guardiola’s tactics. Guardiola played for


Italy, Sweden focus on team effort

Published: November 9, 2017

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Friday sees two sides meet, both of whom are searching for some star power. Italy are favourites to reach Russia 2018 but, with an aging defence, could be vulnerable to Sweden, who are yet to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic.


Eight-goal Sweden put pressure on France, Belgium beat Bosnia in thriller

Published: October 7, 2017

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Sweden put some major pressure on France in Group A with an 8-0


Ibrahimovic’s best goals

Published: June 10, 2017

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He may be gone from Man United, but Zlatan Ibrahimovic won’t be forgotten. Not when his career has featured so many instances of him making the spectacular look simple: Here are 10 of his greatest goals.


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