2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
0-0-0, 3rd in FIFA World Cup
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6dAssociated Press

Sweden leave qualifying hero off WC squad

Jakob Johansson, the scorer of the goal that qualified Sweden for the World Cup, will not be part of the country's 23-man squad heading to Russia.

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7dMichael Yokhin

Sweden: Form an issue without Ibra

Though Sweden shocked Italy over two legs to qualify for the first time since 2006, their players' form leaves a lot to be desired heading in.

WATCH: Zlatan provides update on World Cup status (0:50)
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29dStephan Uersfeld

Sweden: Ibra must call to have WC chance

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been told he must pick up the phone and call Sweden coach Janne Andersson if he has any chance of being at the World Cup.

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33dIan Holyman

Ibra return may disrupt Sweden - Johnsson

Zlatan Ibrahimovic returning for Sweden at the World Cup could disrupt the dynamic of the squad, goalkeeper Karl-Johan Johnsson has said.

Should Sweden take Zlatan to the World Cup? (2:34)
36dESPN staff

Ibra: Chance of World Cup return 'sky high'

LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has given his strongest hint yet that he could be a part of Sweden's squad in this summer's World Cup in Russia

EXCLUSIVE: Zlatan Ibrahimovic chats with ESPN FC (9:39)
Why Zlatan shouldn't get to walk back into Sweden squad (4:30)
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58dESPN staff

Bolados' late goal lifts Chile in Sweden

Substitute Marcos Bolados scored in the 90th minute to propel Chile to a 2-1 victory in Sweden on Saturday.

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59dESPN staff

Ibrahimovic: World Cup decision up to me

Ibrahimovic retired from international football after Euro 2016 said he was "training very hard" and felt "sharp."

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81dMattias Karen

Ibra opens door to playing in World Cup

Zlatan Ibrahimovic hasn't ruled out ending his international retirement to play for Sweden at the World Cup, but insists he must get fully fit.

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107dESPN staff

Zlatan Ibrahimovic movie in development

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's legend is about to grow with news that a movie about the Manchester United striker's life story is under development.

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133dRob Dawson

Ibra blasts 'undercover racism' in Sweden

Manchester United striker Ibrahimovic won 116 caps for Sweden and has lifted league titles in four different countries.

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171dESPN staff

Osorio: Draw 'a very good one' for Mexico

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio called El Tri's World Cup draw "a very good one" despite being drawn with reigning champions Germany in Group F.

171dESPN staff

Neuer glad as Germany draw familiar foes

Germany captain Manuel Neuer said he was glad to face some familiar opponents after the reigning champions were drawn with Mexico, Sweden and South Ko

Could Zlatan Ibrahimovic shake up Group F? (2:23)
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171dJames Horncastle

Germany won't fear anyone

Germany, Mexico, Sweden and South Korea make up World Cup Group F. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.

Group F - Gomez: Not looking good for Mexico (3:31)
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182dMattias Karen

Ibra run as Swedish Player of the Year ends

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist has ended Zlatan Ibrahimovic's 10-year streak of being named the country's footballer of the year.