Sweden

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Sweden Coverage

Are you a big fan of Swedish football? Then look no further. We have detailed coverage of the Swedish Allsvenskan. Next to the highest Swedish Division, we cover more than 15 Swedish leagues. Check our complete coverage of these on our coverage page.

 

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Swedish Footballers

Henrik Larsson considered one of the best Swedish footballers of all time, was his generation’s most important footballer. He capped 106 times and netted 37 goals. He is additionally famous for his 7 campaigns with Celtic. At that point, he was recognised as the greatest player in Scotland who won the European Golden Shoe in the 2000–01 season.

Freddie Ljungberg is another Swedish legendary name and one of the best Swedish football players ever. He is known for his 9 campaigns with the Gunners. Where he lifted two Premier League trophies and three FA Cup titles. He was part of the ‘invincibles’ squad who went an entire Premier League season unbeaten.

Gunnar Nordahl was known as a highly prolific, powerful, and physically strong striker, with an eye for goal. He is best known for his spell at AC Milan from 1949 to 1956, in which he won the Scudetto twice, and an unprecedented five top scorer awards. Which is more than any other player in the history of the Italian championship. Nordahl is Milan’s record goalscorer. He long held the record for most goals for a single club in the history of the Italian league, before being surpassed by Francesco Totti. He still holds the record for goals per appearance in Italy.

 

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the best Swedish football player ever. The player has won a record 12 Guldbollen up until this point. Guldbollen is a Swedish football trophy given by the Aftonbladet and the Swedish Football Association to the greatest male Swedish soccer player every year. Ibra earned the Swedish golden ball 10 times in a row from 2007 to 2016. Zlatan received the 2013 FIFA Puskas Award for his acrobatic goal against England. Ibra has been a five-time Serie A Player of the Year. The striker has played with Malmo, Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, PSG, Manchester United, LA Galaxy, and now Milan AC once again. He is well considered one of the greatest attackers in the history of football. Having captured 31 titles in his lifetime, he is one of the world’s most decorated professional soccer players who has netted 565 goals up until now including his record for scoring in each of the past four decades. For Sweden’s national team, he is the all-time top scorer. Ibrahimovic is a flexible and complete soccer player who can play any place in the attack from a tactical perspective as he is skilful in both giving assists and netting goals. The Swedish forward is famous as one of the finest players during his prime, and as one of the best forwards of his era as he has outstanding technique and stamina.

Swedish Football Data

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