Sweden women's national football team

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Sweden
Nickname(s) Blågult (The Blueyellow)
Association Swedish Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Peter Gerhardsson
Captain Caroline Seger
Most caps Therese Sjögran (214) [1]
Top scorer Lotta Schelin (85) [2]
Home stadium Gamla Ullevi
FIFA code SWE
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FIFA ranking
Current 9 Steady2.svg(7 December 2018) [3]
Highest3 (June 2007)
Lowest11 (June 2018)
First international
Flag of Sweden.svgSweden 0–0 Finland  Flag of Finland.svg
(Mariehamn, Finland; 25 August 1973)
Biggest win
Flag of Sweden.svgSweden 17–0 Azerbaijan  Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
(Gothenburg, Sweden; 23 June 2010)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 5–1 SwedenFlag of Sweden.svg
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 06 August 2016)
World Cup
Appearances8 (first in 1991 )
Best resultRunners-up (2003)
European Championship
Appearances10 (first in 1984 )
Best resultChampions (1984)

Sweden women's national football team (Swedish : Damlandslaget) won the European Competition for Women's Football in 1984, one World Cup-silver (2003), as well as three European Championship-silvers (1987, 1995, 2001). The team has participated in six Olympic Games, seven World Cups, as well as nine European Championships. Sweden won the bronze medal at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.

Swedish language North Germanic language spoken in Sweden

Swedish is a North Germanic language spoken natively by 10 million people, predominantly in Sweden, and in parts of Finland, where it has equal legal standing with Finnish. It is largely mutually intelligible with Norwegian and to some extent with Danish, although the degree of mutual intelligibility is largely dependent on the dialect and accent of the speaker. Both Norwegian and Danish are generally easier for Swedish speakers to read than to listen to because of difference in accent and tone when speaking. Swedish is a descendant of Old Norse, the common language of the Germanic peoples living in Scandinavia during the Viking Era. It has the most speakers of the North Germanic languages.

1984 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.

2003 FIFA Womens World Cup 2003 edition of the FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup, the fourth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, was held in the United States and won by Germany. They won their first women's world title and became the first country to win both men's and women's World Cup. The men's team had won the World Cup three times at the time.

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The 2003 World Cup-final was the second most watched event in Sweden that year. Lotta Schelin is the top goalscorer in the history of Sweden with 85 goals. Schelin surpassed Hanna Ljungberg's 72-goal record against Germany on 29 October 2014. [4] The player with the most caps is Therese Sjögran, with 214. The team was coached by Thomas Dennerby from 2005 to 2012, and the current trainer is Pia Sundhage, who joined in September '12 after most recently winning the Olympic gold medal in London with the United States. Sundhage's contract goes into effect in December 2012.

Lotta Schelin Swedish footballer

Charlotta Eva "Lotta" Schelin is a Swedish former professional footballer who most recently played as a striker for FC Rosengård of the Damallsvenskan. She made her debut for the Sweden national team in March 2004 and was appointed joint captain alongside Caroline Seger in October 2012. Schelin has represented her country in the 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017 editions of the UEFA Women's Championship, as well as the 2007, 2011 and 2015 FIFA Women's World Cups. She also played at the Olympic football tournaments in 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016.

Hanna Ljungberg Swedish association football player

Hanna Carolina Ljungberg is a Swedish former football player, who played the position of forward. She played for the club side Umeå IK and for the Swedish national football team. She debuted for Sweden, at age 17, on February 6, 1996 where Sweden won 8-0 against Spain.

Germany womens national football team womens national association football team representing Germany

The Germany women's national football team is governed by the German Football Association (DFB).

After winning the two qualifying matches against Denmark for the Beijing 2008 Olympics, the Swedish Olympic Committee approved of record increases in investments for the women's team. The new budget granted over a million SEK (about US$150,000) for the team and 150,000 SEK (about US$25,000) per player for developing physical fitness. The new grants are almost a 100% increase of the 2005 and 2006 season funds. [5]

Denmark womens national football team womens national association football team representing Denmark

The Denmark women's national football team represents Denmark in international women's football. The team is controlled by the Danish Football Association (DBU).

Football at the 2008 Summer Olympics 2008 edition of the association football torunaments during the Olympic Summer Games

Football at the 2008 Summer Olympics was held in Beijing and several other cities in the People's Republic of China from 6 to 23 August. Associations affiliated with FIFA were invited to send their full women's national teams and men's U-23 teams to participate. Men's teams were allowed to augment their squad with three players over the age of 23.

Swedish krona currency of Sweden

The krona is the official currency of Sweden. Both the ISO code "SEK" and currency sign "kr" are in common use; the former precedes or follows the value, the latter usually follows it but, especially in the past, it sometimes preceded the value. In English, the currency is sometimes referred to as the Swedish crown, as krona literally means crown in Swedish. The Swedish krona was the ninth-most traded currency in the world by value in April 2016.

The developments and conditions of the Sweden women's national football team can be seen in the Sveriges Television documentary television series The Other Sport from 2013.

Sveriges Television Swedish public service television broadcaster

Sveriges Television AB, Sweden's Television, is the Swedish national public television broadcaster, funded by a public service tax on personal income set by the Riksdag. Prior to 2019, SVT is funded by a television licence fee payable by all owners of television sets. The Swedish public broadcasting system is largely modeled after the system used in the United Kingdom, and Sveriges Television shares many traits with its British counterpart, the BBC.

The Other Sport is a 2013 SVT three-part documentary television series produced by Freedom From Choice and Sveriges Television zooming in on the conditions of women's football in Sweden since the first clubs got structurally organized in the mid-1960s until this very day through the early dominance of Öxabäcks IF in the 1970s and 1980s, the importance of Umeå IK in the 2000s, Sweden winning the first UEFA Women's Championship in 1984 and until 2013 when the UEFA Women's Euro 2013 was played in Sweden.

Competitive record

World Cup

Sweden playing against Germany in the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup Final. FIFA Women's World Cup 2003 - Germany vs Sweden.jpg
Sweden playing against Germany in the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup Final.
FIFA Women's World Cup recordFIFA Women's World Cup qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWD *LGFGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Third place3rd64021876420133
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995 Quarter-final5th421164Qualified as hosts
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Quarter-final6th4202766600185
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Runners-up 2nd64021076501274
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 Group stage10th3111348710326
Flag of Germany.svg 2011 Third place3rd650110610820406
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015 Round of 1616th403158101000321
Flag of France.svg 2019 Qualified8701222
TotalBest: Runners-up8/83318510594254475218427

Olympic Games

Sweden celebrate after the semi final victory against Brazil at the 2016 Summer Olympics. Futebol feminino olimpico- Brasil e Suecia no Maracana (29033096025).jpg
Sweden celebrate after the semi final victory against Brazil at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Olympic Games Football Tournament recordOlympic Games qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWD *LGFGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag of the United States.svg 1996 Group stage6th310245421164
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 Group stage6th301214108202511
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 Fourth place4th520345129033711
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 Quarter-final6th4202451310214213
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 Quarter-final7th4121751613215012
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 Runners-up2nd6132481712414010
Flag of Japan.svg 2020 To be determined
Flag of France.svg 2024 To be determined
Flag of the United States.svg 2028 To be determined
TotalBest: Runners-up6/62576122432725411720061

UEFA Women's Euro

Sweden in the UEFA Women's Euro 2013. Svenska damlandslaget i fotboll 2013.jpg
Sweden in the UEFA Women's Euro 2013.
UEFA Women's Euro recordUEFA Women's Euro qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWD *LGFGAPldWDLGFGA
  1984 Champions1st4301646600261
Flag of Norway.svg 1987 Runners-up2nd2101446501143
Flag of Germany.svg 1989 Third place3rd2101336231114
Flag of Denmark.svg 1991 Did not qualify6420133
Flag of Italy.svg 1993 Did not qualify6321184
Flag of Germany.svg 1995 Runners-up2nd3102986501252
Flag of Norway.svg Flag of Sweden.svg 1997 Semi-finals3rd4301626510262
Flag of Germany.svg 2001 Runners-up2nd53027485212810
Flag of England.svg 2005 Semi-finals3rd4121448611265
Flag of Finland.svg 2009 Quarter-final5th4211748800310
Flag of Sweden.svg 2013 Semi-finals3rd5311133Qualified as hosts
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2017 Quarter-final7th4112458701223
Flag of England.svg 2021 To be determined
TotalBest: Champions10/1237195136341745611724037
*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won. Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Algarve Cup

The Algarve Cup is a global invitational tournament for national teams in women's soccer hosted by the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF). Held annually in the Algarve region of Portugal since 1994, it is one of the most prestigious women's football events, alongside the Women's World Cup and Women's Olympic Football.

The Algarve Cup, nicknamed the Mini FIFA Women's World Cup, is a global invitational tournament for national teams in women's association football hosted by the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF). Held annually in the Algarve region of Portugal since 1994, it is one of the most prestigious and longest-running women's international football events.

Portuguese Football Federation governing body of association football in Portugal

The Portuguese Football Federation is the governing body of football in Portugal. It organises the Campeonato de Portugal, the Taça de Portugal, the Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira, youth levels, women's football, beach soccer, futsal, and also the men's and the women's national football teams. Formed in 1914, it is based in the city of Oeiras.

Portugal Republic in Southwestern Europe

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country located mostly on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. It is the westernmost sovereign state of mainland Europe. It is bordered to the west and south by the Atlantic Ocean and to the north and east by Spain. Its territory also includes the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira, both autonomous regions with their own regional governments.

YearResult
Flag of Portugal.svg 1994 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 1995 Champions
Flag of Portugal.svg 1996 Runner-Up
Flag of Portugal.svg 1997 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 1998 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 1999 Sixth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2000 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2001 Champions
Flag of Portugal.svg 2002 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2003 Fifth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2004 Fifth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2005 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2006 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2007 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2008 Fifth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2009 Champions
Flag of Portugal.svg 2010 Third Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2011 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2012 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2013 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2014 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2015 Fourth Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2016
Flag of Portugal.svg 2017 Seventh Place
Flag of Portugal.svg 2018 Champions

Titles

UEFA Womens Championship European association football tournament for womens national teams

The UEFA European Women's Championship, also called the UEFA Women's Euro and unofficially the "European Cup", held every fourth year, is the main competition in women's association football between national teams of the UEFA Confederation. The competition is the women's equivalent of the UEFA European Championship.

The 1984 European Competition for Women's Football was won by Sweden on penalties against England. It comprised four qualifying groups, the winner of each going through to the semi-finals which were played over two legs, home and away. As only sixteen teams took part, the competition could not be granted official status. Matches comprised two halves of 35 minutes, played with a size four football.

Football at the Summer Olympics

Association football has been included in every Summer Olympic Games as a men's competition sport, except 1896 and 1932. Women's football was added to the official program in 1996.

All-time team record

The following table shows Sweden's all-time international record, from 1973 to 2016. [11]

AgainstPlayedWonDrawnLostGFGAGD
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 110010+1
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 10631218+13
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 2200200+20
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus 2200120+12
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 4400133+10
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina 220040+4
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 10325914–5
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 1912343922+17
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China PR 2510873224+8
Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 110010+1
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 541082+6
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czechoslovakia 110010+1
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 543012128851+37
Flag of England.svg  England 2313734420+24
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg  Faroe Islands 2200100+10
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 37306111816+102
Flag of France.svg  France 1911263925+14
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 2670193249−17
Flag of Ghana.svg  Ghana 110020+2
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 101000±0
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 4400221+21
Flag of Iceland.svg  Iceland 1512125210+42
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 110070+7
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 2115424011+29
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 125352513+12
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 2200140+14
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 211031+2
Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova 220090+9
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 1910543213+19
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 422095+4
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 440051+4
Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland 220070+7
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 521912218385−2
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 7700271+26
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 8701276+21
Flag of Ireland.svg  Republic of Ireland 6510221+21
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 4400220+22
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 440081+7
Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 5500162+14
Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.svg  Serbia and Montenegro 220091+8
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia 4400131+12
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 220051+4
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 110080+8
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union 220060+6
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 10730326+26
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland 121101406+34
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 220082+6
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 38711203866−28
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 3300121+11
Total0000000

Recent schedule and results

2018

2019

Team

Current squad

The following players have been selected for the a friendly vs. Flag of England.svg  England on 11 November 2018. [16]

Caps and goals as of 24 October 2018. [17]

Head coach: Peter Gerhardsson

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Hedvig Lindahl (1983-04-29) 29 April 1983 (age 35)1520 Flag of England.svg Chelsea
1 GK Cajsa Andersson (1993-01-19) 19 January 1993 (age 26)00 Flag of Sweden.svg Piteå
211 GK Zećira Mušović (1996-05-26) 26 May 1996 (age 22)20 Flag of Sweden.svg Rosengård

22 DF Jonna Andersson (1993-01-02) 2 January 1993 (age 26)340 Flag of England.svg Chelsea
32 DF Linda Sembrant (1987-05-15) 15 May 1987 (age 31)1028 Flag of France.svg Montpellier
42 DF Hanna Glas (1992-09-17) 17 September 1992 (age 26)160 Flag of France.svg Paris Saint-Germain
62 DF Magdalena Eriksson (1993-09-08) 8 September 1993 (age 25)415 Flag of England.svg Chelsea
132 DF Amanda Ilestedt (1993-01-17) 17 January 1993 (age 26)182 Flag of Germany.svg Turbine Potsdam
162 DF Mia Carlsson (1990-03-12) 12 March 1990 (age 28)90 Flag of Sweden.svg Kristianstad
2 DF Nathalie Björn (1997-05-04) 4 May 1997 (age 21)30 Flag of Sweden.svg Rosengård
2 DF Jessica Samuelsson (1992-01-30) 30 January 1992 (age 27)550 Flag of England.svg Arsenal

93 MF Kosovare Asllani (1989-07-29) 29 July 1989 (age 29)12031 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping
143 MF Hanna Folkesson (1988-06-15) 15 June 1988 (age 30)431 Flag of Sweden.svg Rosengård
173 MF Caroline Seger (captain) (1985-03-19) 19 March 1985 (age 33)18626 Flag of Sweden.svg Rosengård
233 MF Elin Rubensson (1993-05-11) 11 May 1993 (age 25)582 Flag of Sweden.svg Kopparbergs/Göteborg
3 MF Julia Roddar (1992-02-16) 16 February 1992 (age 27)40 Flag of Sweden.svg Kopparbergs/Göteborg
3 MF Anna Anvegård (1997-05-10) 10 May 1997 (age 21)30 Flag of Sweden.svg Växjö DFF
3 MF Lina Hurtig (1995-09-15) 15 September 1995 (age 23)113 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping
3 MF Julia Spetsmark (1989-06-30) 30 June 1989 (age 29)40 Flag of Sweden.svg Djurgårdens IF DFF

104 FW Sofia Jakobsson (1990-04-23) 23 April 1990 (age 28)9315 Flag of France.svg Montpellier
114 FW Stina Blackstenius (1996-02-05) 5 February 1996 (age 23)4010 Flag of France.svg Montpellier
184 FW Fridolina Rolfö (1993-11-24) 24 November 1993 (age 25)328 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
224 FW Olivia Schough (1991-03-11) 11 March 1991 (age 27)669 Flag of Sweden.svg Kopparbergs/Göteborg
4 FW Julia Karlenäs (1993-10-06) 6 October 1993 (age 25)20 Flag of Sweden.svg Piteå

Recent call-ups

The following players have been named to a squad in the last 12 months.

This list may be incomplete.
Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
GK Emma Holmgren (1997-05-13) 13 May 1997 (age 21)00 Flag of Sweden.svg Hammarby v. Flag of France.svg  France, 27 November 2017
GK Hilda Carlén (1991-08-13) 13 August 1991 (age 27)90 Flag of Sweden.svg Piteå 2018 Algarve Cup

DF Nilla Fischer (1984-08-02) 2 August 1984 (age 34)16523 Flag of Germany.svg Wolfsburg 2018 Algarve Cup PRE
DF Emma Berglund (1988-12-19) 19 December 1988 (age 30)541 Flag of France.svg Paris Saint-Germain v. Flag of France.svg  France, 27 November 2017
DF Anna Oscarsson (1996-06-23) 23 June 1996 (age 22)30 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping 2018 Algarve Cup

MF Petra Andersson (1993-10-23) 23 October 1993 (age 25)10 Flag of Sweden.svg Eskilstuna United v. Flag of France.svg  France, 27 November 2017
MF Johanna Rytting Kaneryd (1997-02-12) 12 February 1997 (age 22)00 Flag of Sweden.svg Rosengård v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 24 October 2017
MF Tove Almqvist (1996-01-05) 5 January 1996 (age 23)00 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping v. Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia, 19 September 2017
MF Amanda Edgren (1993-08-24) 24 August 1993 (age 25)50 Flag of Sweden.svg Kristianstad 2018 Algarve Cup
MF Sandra Adolfsson (1987-06-13) 13 June 1987 (age 31)30 Flag of Sweden.svg Vittsjö 2018 Algarve Cup
MF Filippa Angeldal (1997-07-14) 14 July 1997 (age 21)21 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping 2018 Algarve Cup

FW Marija Banušić (1995-09-17) 17 September 1995 (age 23)20 Flag of Sweden.svg Linköping v. Flag of France.svg  France, 27 November 2017
FW Loreta Kullashi (1999-05-20) 20 May 1999 (age 19)42 Flag of Sweden.svg Eskilstuna United 2018 Algarve Cup
FW Mimmi Larsson (1994-04-09) 9 April 1994 (age 24)112 Flag of Sweden.svg Eskilstuna United 2018 Algarve Cup

Most capped players

#NameSweden careerCaps
1 Therese Sjögran 1997–2015214
2 Caroline Seger 2005–present186
3 Lotta Schelin 2004–2017185
4 Victoria Svensson 1996–2009166
5 Nilla Fischer 2001–present165
6 Kristin Bengtsson 1991–2005157
7 Hedvig Lindahl 2002–present152
8 Malin Andersson 1994–2005151
9 Pia Sundhage 1975–1996146
10 Lisa Dahlkvist 2008–present134
*Active players in bold, statistics as of 24 October 2018. [18]

Top goalscorers

#PlayerSweden careerGoalsCapsGoals per game
1 Lotta Schelin 2004–2017881850.47
2 Hanna Ljungberg 1996–2008721300.55
3 Lena Videkull 1984–1996711110.64
4 Pia Sundhage 1975–1996711460.49
5 Victoria Svensson 1996–2009681660.40
6 Malin Andersson 1994–2005381510.25
7 Anneli Andelén 1985–199537880.42
8 Kosovare Asllani 2008–present311200.26
9 Caroline Seger 2005–present261860.14
10 Helen Johansson 1981–199523880.26

Coaches

NamePWDLGFGADebutLast match
Christer Molander 10100025/08/197325/08/1973
Hasse Karlsson 12714191026/07/197402/10/1976
Tord Grip 761017318/06/197721/10/1978
Ulf Bergquist 733110405/07/197927/07/1979
Ulf Lyfors 51341161353928/06/198030/09/1987
Gunilla Paijkull 4330671003027/04/198829/11/1991
Bengt Simonsson 60376171536908/03/199231/08/1996
Marika Domanski-Lyfors 13571263827714209/10/199616/06/2005
Thomas Dennerby 11368182724011228/08/200515/09/2012
Pia Sundhage 814318201567223/10/201229/07/2017
Peter Gerhardsson 15112234619/09/2017-
Total525310931221,141487--
*Statistics as of 24 October 2018. [19]

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  16. "@svtsport". 24 October 2018.
  17. Team
  18. Sweden - Caps and Goals
  19. Sweden - Förbundskapten
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Inaugural Champions
European Champions
1984 (First title)
Succeeded by
1987 Norway  Flag of Norway.svg