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Swedish prosecutor requests Assange's detention over rape allegation

 It was begun in 2010 but dropped in 2017 after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange took refuge in the Ecuadorean embassy in London. 

May 20, 2019, 13:46 PM IST

Swedish female soccer players call for unity to tackle inequality

Huge crowds have attended women`s games in England, Italy and Spain recently and defender Nilla Fischer told Reuters that fans, players, sponsors and governing bodies would all have to work together to ensure better pay for female players.

Apr 05, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

Swedish Security Police says suspected Russian spy was arrested

The arrested person works in the Swedish high-tech industry and has information of interest to foreign intelligence services, the Security Police said.

Feb 27, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Mancini nurturing green shoots of recovery at improving Italy

The failure to reach Russia cost coach Gian Piero Ventura his job and it was left to Roberto Mancini to navigate Italy through that storm and salvage something from the wreck of a failed World Cup campaign.

Nov 21, 2018, 16:20 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: Sweden beat Turkey to set up showdown with Russia

Having thrown away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 when the sides met in Stockholm, Sweden coach Janne Andersson sent out a defensively-minded team, with defender Martin Olsson slotting in on the left wing. 

Nov 18, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

Sweden faces political deadlock after gains by far-right party

Sweden headed for a hung parliament after an election on Sunday that saw support for the nationalist Sweden Democrats surge, as one of Europe`s most liberal nations turned right amid fears over immigration.

Sep 10, 2018, 08:41 AM IST

Sweden's Sebastian Larsson moves home to chase glory with AIK

The 33-year-old, who played a key role for Sweden in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, is relishing the chance to get his hands on some silverware while he still can.

Aug 09, 2018, 17:51 PM IST

When people turned flooded subway station in Sweden into a swimming pool - See pics

The Swedish enjoyed the flooded subway station, and it is apparent from the pictures that surfaced on the internet.

Jul 31, 2018, 14:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: England vs Sweden - As it happened

The Three Lions progress to the semi-finals for the first time since 1990, Dele Alli and Harry Maguire scored off headers, guiding England to a clinical win over the Swedes.  

Jul 07, 2018, 19:18 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden evacuate team hotel after false alarm

Sweden’s players suffered a rude awakening ahead of their World Cup quarter-final clash with England when the fire alarm went off at their hotel in Samara on Saturday morning, leading it to be evacuated.

Jul 07, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018 Factbox: Sweden vs England

Sweden play England in a World Cup quarter-final in Samara on Saturday:

Jul 07, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

Sweden enter FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals after 1-0 win over Switzerland

Switzerland’s goalless record in the knockout stages continues for the fourth time in a row. Sweden, on the other hand, will face the winner of England vs Colombia match in the quarterfinals. 

Jul 03, 2018, 19:09 PM IST

Andersson leads Swedes back to promised World Cup land

A well-respected figure in the game, Andersson’s stock rocketed when he guided IFK Norrkoping to a surprise title win in 2015, capturing the championship from under the noses of the mighty Malmo FF.

Jul 02, 2018, 17:46 PM IST

Sweden beat Mexico 3-0, both qualify for round of 16

Sweden and Mexico both qualified for the round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup 2018.

Jun 27, 2018, 22:18 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden vs Mexico - As it happened

While Sweden beat Mexico 3-0, snatching the top spot in Group F, Germany are out from the mega football tournament, failing to score even a single goal against South Korea 0-2.

Jun 27, 2018, 18:59 PM IST

Mexico vs Sweden FIFA World Cup 2018 live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Group F leader Mexico will face Sweden at Yekaterinburg Arena on Wednesday.

Jun 27, 2018, 18:52 PM IST

10-man Germany stun Sweden with late winner, keep FIFA World Cup 2018 hope alive

At the brink of an exit at halftime, Marco Reus equalised early in the second half but Toni Kroos stole the show with a stunning free-kick to keep Germany’s World Cup hopes alive. 

Jun 24, 2018, 02:03 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany vs Sweden live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Germany will face Sweden at the Fisht Stadium on Saturday.

Jun 23, 2018, 21:56 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany sports chief predicts tough clash with Sweden

Germany's soccer national team manager Oliver Bierhoff speaks during a press conference in Adler Sochi.

Jun 20, 2018, 22:05 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Mexico holds training in preparation for South Korea clash

Mexico's national squad is to train again Wednesday before traveling to the town of Rostov the following day.

Jun 20, 2018, 16:06 PM IST