PREVIEW: Unofficial World Championship - SWE v ARG

FOOTBALL: The next episode of the Unofficial Football World Championship will take place on Wednesday, 6 February, between Sweden and Argentina. The Unofficial Football World Championship (UFWC) is a championship using a knock-out title system similar to that used in boxing and wrestling.

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REVIEW: Zlatan first player to score four against England

FOOTBALL - On Wednesday, 14 November, Zlatan Ibrahimovic spectacular goal that put Sweden 4-2 up on England also made the Swede the first player to score four goals against England in an international match. Click here to see Zlatan’s fourth goal once more.

PREVIEW: Friendlies - Sweden v England

FOOTBALL - The following are several key facts and figures on the friendly between Sweden and England, which will be played on Wednesday, 14 November, at Solna’s Friends Arena.

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REVIEW: Sweden stun Germany with 4-goal comeback

FOOTBALL - Sweden stunned Germany coming back from 4-0 down to draw 4-4 at the Olympiastadion in Berlin. We listed some other examples of teams that came back from 4 goals down.

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PREVIEW: WC Qualifier - Germany v Sweden

FOOTBALL - Click Read More to see some key facts concerning Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier between Germany and Sweden.

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BIRTHDAY - 20 July: Peter Forsberg (Ice Hockey)

ICE HOCKEY - Peter Forsberg is 39 years old today. One of the greatest players ever to grace the game, Forsberg ranks ninth all-time in the NHL in points-per-game and fourth in assists-per-game. He is a member of the Triple Gold Club. In fact, he has won the Olympic Games, the World Championship and the Stanley Cup on more than one occasion.

Shares birthday with: Alexander The Great, Sir Edmund Hillary, Giselle Bündchen

LONDON CALLING – Countdown to the 2012 Olympics: 21

21 - HUN and SWE share all-time lead in Olympic Modern Pentathlon medals with 21 each. Both also lead with 9 golds. Click ‘Read More’ to see the complete countdown from 100 until today.

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REVIEW: Sweden – France 2-0

FOOTBALL - Below the review of the Euro 2012 match between Sweden and France.

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PREVIEW: GROUP D - Sweden v France

 FOOTBALL - On Tuesday, 19 June, Sweden and France will meet in their Group D encounter at Kiev’s Olympic Stadium. It is the 24th match of Euro 2012 and we have assembled some key facts and figures on this match.

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PREVIEW: Group D - Sweden v England

 FOOTBALL - On Friday, 15 June, Sweden and England will meet in their Group D encounter at Kiev’s Olympic Stadium. It is the 16th match of Euro 2012 and we have assembled some key facts and figures on this match.

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REVIEW: Ukraine v Sweden 2-1

FOOTBALL - Below the review of the Euro 2012 match between Ukraine and Sweden.

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PREVIEW: Group D - Ukraine v Sweden

 FOOTBALL - On Monday, 11 June, Ukraine and Sweden will meet in their Group D encounter at Kiev’s Olympic Stadium. It is the eighth match of Euro 2012 and we have assembled some key facts and figures on this match.

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EURO 2012: Introducing Group D - Sweden

FOOTBALL – Ahead of Euro 2012, we will present you a short profile of all teams taking part. We continue with Sweden who will be making their fifth participation. Sweden will play their opening match of the tournament when they face Ukraine on Monday, 11 June.

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IN THE NEWS: Mellberg inclusion enables Euro record

FOOTBALL - Olof Mellberg’s inclusion in Sweden’s Euro 2012 squad puts the defender in prime position to equal a competition record. He can become the sixth player to have played in four different European Championships and the first from Sweden. Click Read More to see who the record holders are.

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BIRTHDAY - 18 March: Ingemar Stenmark (Alpine Skiing)

Ingemar StenmarkALPINE SKIING  - Ingemar Stenmark is 56 years old today. To this day, he has won more alpine skiing world cup races (86) than any other skier. What makes the Swede’s performance all the more remarkable is that in his day there were only three events (to the current five today) and he did not fancy the Downhill much. Click here to read his profile on the Infostrada Sports Wall of Fame.

Shares birthday with: Neville Chamberlain, John Updike, Wilson Pickett