Tag Archives: Sweden Women’s National Team

Balls and Boots and Bangers and … Golden Tweets?

21 Jul

I’m late bringing you this as I was waiting for a Women’s World Cup all-star team to be announced first. One hasn’t been and likely won’t be. I guess FIFA just wasn’t interested in doing this anymore. Oh well. At least we still have the individual awards to celebrate and debate. Continue reading

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The Daily Drool: Sofia Jakobsson

6 Jul

(Photo by Ben Radford – FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Forward Sofia has represented Sweden at the senior level since 2011 and has over 101 caps. She currently plays for Montpellier.

 

European Champions Make it to the World Cup Final; Sweden to Play England in the 3rd Place Match

5 Jul

It took nearly 100 minutes but the Netherlands have made it to their first World Cup Final. Considered the dark horse of the tournament, the Netherlands have demanded patience from their large group of traveling fans as they tend to wait until the last minute to finish out their matches. But patience is a virtue and the Oranje will meet the United States on Sunday for the final. Continue reading

Sweden get revenge on Germany, book a spot in the semi-finals

3 Jul

What. Happened. Here? I mean, I know what happened but what happened. I’ve followed Sweden throughout this whole tournament this far and I’m still a bit stunned by what transpired. Twenty-four years of never winning v Germany and Sweden pull off a decisive victory in the quarter-finals of a World Cup. RESPECT. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Kosovare Asllani

2 Jul

Forward Kosovare has represented Sweden at the senior level since 2008 and has been capped over 126 times. She currently plays for Linköpings FC.

Brilliant penalty save sees Sweden advance past Canada to reach the quarter-finals

28 Jun

Let’s get the question people have been asking me out of the way: no, I’m not heartbroken Canada lost. We’re a footballing country where we practically need an act of legislation to score more than one goal in a match. Such an act would have been useful today to just get one. But I can’t be heartbroken about the match loss; the rational is overruling the romantic in this consideration. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – WWC 2019 Group F – Caroline Seger

27 Jun

Midfielder Caroline has represented Sweden at the U17, U19 and senior levels, the latter of which she now captains. She currently plays for Rosengård.