(The Blue and Yellow)
|Association||Svenska Fotbollförbundet (SvFF)|
|Head coach||Peter Gerhardsson|
|Most caps||Therese Sjögran (214)|
|Top scorer||Lotta Schelin (85)|
|Home stadium||Gamla Ullevi|
|Current|| 5 |
|Highest||3 (June 2007)|
|Lowest||11 (June 2018)|
(Mariehamn, Finland; 25 August 1973)
(Gothenburg, Sweden; 23 June 2010)
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 6 August 2016)
|Appearances||8 (first in 1991 )|
|Best result||Runners-up (2003)|
|Appearances||10 (first in 1984 )|
|Best result||Champions (1984)|
The Sweden women's national football team (Swedish : svenska damfotbollslandslaget) represents Sweden in international women's football competition and is controlled by the Swedish Football Association. The national team has 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, eight World Cups, as well as ten European Championships. Sweden won bronze medals at the World Cups in 1991, 2011 and 2019.
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.The player with the most caps is Therese Sjögran, with 214. The team was coached by Thomas Dennerby from 2005 to 2012, and Pia Sundhage from 2012 to 2017. The head coach is Peter Gerhardsson.
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.
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.
The following 24 players were named to the squad for the 2020 Algarve Cup.
Head coach: Peter Gerhardsson
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club|
|GK||Jennifer Falk||26 April 1993||0||0|
|GK||Hedvig Lindahl||29 April 1983||169||0|
|GK||Zećira Mušović||26 May 1996||2||0|
|DF||Jonna Andersson||2 January 1993||45||0|
|DF||Nathalie Björn||4 May 1997||15||3|
|DF||Magdalena Eriksson||8 September 1993||58||6|
|DF||Hanna Glas||17 September 1992||32||0|
|DF||Amanda Ilestedt||17 January 1993||30||3|
|DF||Emma Kullberg||25 September 1991||0||0|
|DF||Jessica Samuelsson||30 January 1992||56||0|
|DF||Linda Sembrant||15 May 1987||120||11|
|MF||Kosovare Asllani||29 July 1989||137||37|
|MF||Hanna Bennison||16 October 2002||0||0|
|MF||Julia Karlernäs||6 October 1993||3||0|
|MF||Caroline Seger (captain)||19 March 1985||201||28|
|FW||Stina Blackstenius||5 February 1996||53||14|
|FW||Rebecka Blomqvist||24 July 1997||1||0|
|FW||Lina Hurtig||15 September 1995||28||5|
|FW||Sofia Jakobsson||23 April 1990||110||20|
|FW||Madelen Janogy||12 November 1995||10||4|
|FW||Loreta Kullashi||20 May 1999||5||3|
|FW||Mimmi Larsson||9 April 1994||20||6|
|FW||Fridolina Rolfö||24 November 1993||41||9|
|FW||Julia Zigiotti Olme||24 December 1997||12||0|
The following players have been named to a squad in the last 12 months.
This list may be incomplete, and caps and goals may be incorrect.
|Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club||Latest call-up|
|DF||Sandra Adolfsson||13 June 1987||5||0||v. |
|DF||Ronja Aronsson||20 December 1997||0||0||v. |
|DF||Nilla Fischer||2 August 1984||175||23||2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|
|MF||Elin Rubensson||11 May 1993||69||3||2020 Algarve Cup INJ|
|MF||Michelle De Jongh||19 May 1997||0||0||v. |
|MF||Julia Roddar||16 February 1992||6||0||v. |
|FW||Pauline Hammarlund||7 May 1994||18||4||v. |
|FW||Anna Anvegård||10 May 1997||13||1||v. |
|FW||Olivia Schough||11 March 1991||74||9||v. |
|#||Player||Sweden career||Goals||Caps||Goals per game|
|Christer Molander||1||0||1||0||0||0||25 August 1973||25 August 1973|
|Hasse Karlsson||12||7||1||4||19||10||26 July 1974||2 October 1976|
|Tord Grip||7||6||1||0||17||3||18 June 1977||21 October 1978|
|Ulf Bergquist||7||3||3||1||10||4||5 July 1979||27 July 1979|
|Ulf Lyfors||51||34||11||6||135||39||28 June 1980||30 September 1987|
|Gunilla Paijkull||43||30||6||7||100||30||27 April 1988||29 November 1991|
|Bengt Simonsson||60||37||6||17||153||69||8 March 1992||31 August 1996|
|Marika Domanski-Lyfors||135||71||26||38||277||142||9 October 1996||16 June 2005|
|Thomas Dennerby||113||68||18||27||240||112||28 August 2005||15 September 2012|
|Pia Sundhage||81||43||18||20||156||72||23 October 2012||29 July 2017|
|Peter Gerhardsson||15||11||2||2||34||6||19 September 2017||-|
The following is a list of match results in the last 12 months, as well as any future matches that have been scheduled.
|1 March 2019 2019 Algarve Cup|| Portugal ||2–1||Albufeira, Portugal|
|Report|| Björn ||Stadium: Albufeira Municipal Stadium|
Referee: María Belén Carvajal (Chile)
|6 March 2019 2019 Algarve Cup|| Canada ||0–0|
|Report||Stadium: Estádio Algarve|
|6 April 2019Friendly|| Sweden ||1–2||Solna, Sweden|
|Report||Stadium: Friends Arena |
|9 April 2019Friendly|| Austria ||0–2||Maria Enzersdorf, Austria|
|31 May 2019Friendly|| Sweden ||1–0||Gothenburg, Sweden|
|Report||Stadium: Gamla Ullevi |
Referee: Florence Guillemin
|11 June 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Chile ||0–2||Rennes, France|
|18:00||Report||Stadium: Roazhon Park |
Referee: Lucila Venegas (Mexico)
|16 June 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Sweden ||5–1||Nice, France|
|18:00||Report||Stadium: Allianz Riviera |
Referee: Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda)
|20 June 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Sweden ||0–2||Le Havre, France|
|21:00||Report||Stadium: Stade Océane |
Referee: Anastasia Pustovoitova (Russia)
|24 June 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Sweden ||1–0||Paris, France|
|21:00||Report||Stadium: Parc des Princes |
Referee: Kate Jacewicz (Australia)
|29 June 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Germany ||1–2||Rennes, France|
|18:30||Report||Stadium: Roazhon Park |
Referee: Stéphanie Frappart (France)
|3 July 2019 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|| Netherlands ||1–0 (a.e.t.)||Décines-Charpieu, France|
|21:00||Report||Stadium: Parc Olympique Lyonnais |
Referee: Marie-Soleil Beaudoin (Canada)
|4 March 2020 2020 Algarve Cup|| Sweden ||0–1||Algarve, Portugal|
|16:30||Report|| Huth ||Stadium: Estádio Algarve |
Referee: Ivana Martinčić (Croatia)
|7 March 2020 2020 Algarve Cup|| Denmark ||2–1||Lagos, Portugal|
|14:30||Report||Stadium: Lagos Municipal Stadium |
Referee: Francia González (Mexico)
The following table shows Sweden's all-time international record, from 1973 to 2018.
|FIFA Women's World Cup record||FIFA Women's World Cup qualification record|
|Quarter-finals||5th||4||2||1||1||6||4||Qualified as hosts|
|Round of 16||16th||4||0||3||1||5||8||10||10||0||0||32||1|
|FIFA Women's World Cup history|
|Group stage||17 November||L 2–3||Ying Dong Stadium, Panyu|
|19 November||W 8–0||New Plaza Stadium, Foshan|
|21 November||W 2–0||Ying Dong Stadium, Panyu|
|Quarter-finals||24 November||W 1–0||Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou|
|Semi-finals||27 November||L 1–4||Ying Dong Stadium, Panyu|
|Third place play-off||29 November||W 4–0||Guangdong Provincial Stadium, Guangzhou|
|Group stage||5 June||L 0–1||Olympia Stadion, Helsingborg|
|7 June||W 3–2|
|9 June||W 2–0||Arosvallen, Västerås|
|Quarter-finals||13 June||D 1–1 (4–3 p)||Olympia Stadion, Helsingborg|
|Group stage||19 June||L 1–2||Spartan Stadium, San Jose|
|23 June||W 3–1||Jack Kent Cooke Stadium, Landover|
|26 June||W 2–0||Soldier Field, Chicago|
|Quarter-finals||30 June||L 1–3||Spartan Stadium, San Jose|
|Group stage||21 September||L 1–3||RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.|
|25 September||W 1–0||Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia|
|28 September||W 3–0||Columbus Crew Stadium, Columbus|
|Quarter-finals||1 October||W 2–1||Gillette Stadium, Foxborough|
|Semi-finals||5 October||W 2–1||PGE Park, Portland|
|Final||12 October||L 1–2 (aet)||The Home Depot Center, Carson|
|Group stage||11 September||D 1–1||Chengdu Sports Center, Chengdu|
|14 September||L 0–2|
|18 September||W 2–1||Tianjin Olympic Centre Stadium, Tianjin|
|Group stage||28 June||W 1–0||BayArena, Leverkusen|
|2 July||W 1–0||Impuls Arena, Augsburg|
|6 July||W 2–1||Volkswagen-Arena, Wolfsburg|
|Quarter-finals||10 July||W 3–1||Impuls Arena, Augsburg|
|Semi-finals||13 July||L 1–3||Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt|
|Third place play-off||16 July||W 2–1||Rhein-Neckar-Arena, Sinsheim|
|Group stage||8 June||D 3–3||Winnipeg Stadium, Winnipeg|
|12 June||D 0–0|
|16 June||D 1–1||Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton|
|Round of 16||20 June||L 1–4||TD Place, Ottawa|
|Group stage||11 June||W 2–0||Roazhon Park, Rennes|
|16 June||W 5–1||Allianz Riviera, Nice|
|20 June||L 0–2||Stade Océane, Le Havre|
|Round of 16||24 June||W 1–0||Parc des Princes, Paris|
|Quarter-finals||29 June||W 2–1||Roazhon Park, Rennes|
|Semi-finals||3 July||L 0–1 (aet)||Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Décines-Charpieu|
|Third place play-off||6 July||W 2–1||Allianz Riviera, Nice|
|Olympic Games football tournament record||Olympic Games qualification record|
|To be determined|
|UEFA Women's Euro record||UEFA Women's Euro qualification record|
|Did not qualify||6||4||2||0||13||3|
|Did not qualify||6||3||2||1||18||4|
|Semi-finals||3rd||5||3||1||1||13||3||Qualified as hosts|
|To be determined|
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1984 (First title)