Sweden vs England World Cup 2018 Quarter-Finals
Saturday 07/07/2018 | 15:00 GMT | Samara Arena
Sweden vs England Head to Head Stats
Sweden vs England Previous Meetings
England face Sweden in the World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday at the Cosmos Arena in Samara. After finishing top of Group F, above Mexico, South Korea and champions Germany, Sweden faced Switzerland in their round of 16 match. Janne Andersson’s side were underdogs for the clash but came away 1-0 winners thanks to a goal from Arsenal target Emil Forsberg.
England beat Colombia 4-3 on penalties on Tuesday after the match finished 1-1 after extra-time. Harry Kane’s second-half penalty looked to be sending England into the quarter-finals before Barcelona’s Yerry Mina equalised in the 93rd minute.
Eric Dier scored the winning penalty in the shootout, which saw Jordan Pickford save a penalty and Jordan Henderson miss his.
England have scored three more goals than Sweden at the tournament, although they have also conceded two more.
Harry Kane begins the round as the outright leading goalscorer with 6 goals. Andreas Granqvist’s two penalties make him Sweden’s leading scorer at the competition. No other Swedish player has scored more than one.
Sweden vs England Betting Tips
|Sweden vs England||Total Asian Corners Over 9.5||1.9|
|Sweden vs England||Goal Line Over 2.0||2.0|