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South Korea came up with a very creative tactic to use against Sweden in the World Cup

In a press conference Sunday, Shin explained the unusual tactic he'd employed against spies from the Swedish team: He'd had his team members swap jersey numbers for the warmup games, in hopes that scouts would confuse the players for one another.

MASHABLE - 2018-06-17 21:13:42

Sweden vs South Korea LIVE World Cup 2018

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THE INDEPENDENT - 2018-06-17 15:23:18

Sweden seek to shake off Zlatan shadow, South Korea look to Son

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - He did not play in the qualifiers nor come out of retirement for the World Cup, yet Sweden are still looking to step out of the shadow of Zlatan Ibrahimovic when they face South Korea at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on Monday.

REUTERS - 2018-06-16 15:36:34

Tapir Cleopatra predicts Sweden's victory over South Korea

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, June 15. /TASS/. Tapir Cleopatra at Nizhny Novgorod’s Limpopo zoo has predicted that Sweden will defeat South Korea at the 2018 FIFA World Cup match, a spokesperson for the zoo Anna Belyakova told TASS on Friday.


Stockholm Wins Europe iGaming Capital Title as Sweden Draws IPOs

Stockholm has emerged as the European betting capital, with more listed iGaming companies than any other stock exchange in Europe.Better Collective A/S’s initial public offering this month followed IPOs of Aspire Global AB in 2017 and LeoVegas AB in 2016, among others, giving Sweden 19 listed bettin


Sweden shares lower at close of trade; OMX Stockholm 30 down 1.11%

Investing.com – Sweden equities were lower at the close on Friday, as losses in theOil & Gas,Consumer ServicesandTelecomssectors propelled shares lower.


Sweden is ditching cash – and it's having unexpected consequences for owls and orchids

Cash circulation is in steep decline in Sweden, and most citizens state they could live entirely without paper bills and coins.The cashless wave has made bank robberies less frequent – but only to be replaced by an uptick in other, less usual, crimes.Swedish authorities have noted a new-found intere


Sweden Inflation Accelerates As Expected In May | Markets Insider

Sweden's consumer price inflation accelerated as expected in May, though slightly, data from Statistics Sweden showed Thursday.


Sweden's Hexagon says on track to reach 2021 targets

STOCKHOLM, June 14 (Reuters) - Swedish industrial technology company Hexagon said on Thursday it remained on track to achieve its targets, under which it expects to hit sales of at least 4.6 billion euros ($5.4 billion) in 2021.


Growing Trade Fears Has Sweden Singing Praise of Welfare State

The potential for a deepening trade dispute between the U.S. and Europe has Sweden’s prime minister highlighting the need for a strong welfare state as he seeks to avoid election defeat in September.Growing turmoil will add to challenges for Stefan Lofven, whose Social Democratic Party is sliding in


Sweden nuclear waste firm revamping storage plan, sees decision by...

OSLO, June 12 (Reuters) - Sweden’s nuclear fuel and waste management company (SKB) will meet a January deadline to submit new information in support of its application to build a permanent radioactive refuse store, and expects a decision by mid-2020, it told Reuters on Tuesday.


Sweden's 4-year-old Princess Leonore rolled around at her sister's christening, and the adorable moment stole the show

Sweden's 4-year-old Princess Leonore rolled around barefoot during the christening of her younger sister, Princess Adrienne.Her parents Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill looked visibly shocked.People are loving the adorable moment so far, calling Leonore "priceless" and "a wild child."


Private funeral held for Avicii in Sweden

The star, whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead in a hotel in Muscta, Oman, in April. He was 28.


WORLD CUP: With Zlatan Gone, Sweden Not Defined by 1 Player

Sweden has shed its major distraction: Zlatan Ibrahimovic isn't coming back for the World Cup.The Los Angeles FC striker retired from international play in 2016 after scoring a record 62 goals in 116 games, and he'll be a spectator in California when Sweden plays in the World Cup.The Swedes have mov


Stockholm truck attacker will not appeal life sentence: TT news agency

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Rakhmat Akilov, who was sentenced to life last week for killing five people in last year's truck attack in Stockholm, will not appeal the verdict, his lawyer told local news agency TT on Monday. A document regarding the verdict of Rakhmat Akilov, a failed Uzbek asylum seeker w


Larsson: Sweden right to snub Ibrahimovic for World Cup

Left out: Zlatan Ibrahimovic is Sweden’s record scorer, with 62 goals, and played with Henrik Larsson at the 2002 and 2006 World Cups, where they reached the last 16 both times( Getty Images )


Sweden's electric road solution to bulky car batteries

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A brief history of Fifa World Cup: Sweden 1958, when young Pele led Brazil to the promised land

It’s that time again! The greatest show on earth is upon us. Ahead of the Fifa World Cup in Russia, welook-back at the20 tournamentsbefore and the standout aspects from them.


Soccer: Sweden's attack struggles again in scoreless draw with Peru

With Paolo Guerrero leading the line, the Peruvians countered with speed, quickly changing the point of attack when they won the ball as they broke forward in numbers.


Sweden World Cup squad guide: Full fixtures, group, ones to watch, odds and more

Sweden are playing in a major tournament without Zlatan Ibrahimović for the first time since 2000. Where Sweden used to style their game around getting the best out of their world class striker, they have now focused on working as a close-knit team.The squad looks thin and shallow on quality, meanin