Sweden beat Italy in the first game of the playoffs of UEFA 2018 world Cup

KIEV. 11 Nov. UNN. Sweden national team at the stadium “Friends arena-Solna” took command of Italy in the first butt match for the right to get to the world Cup in 2018, according to UNN citing the website of UEFA.


Team Sweden defeated Italy thanks to a goal by Jacob Johansson at the 61st minute. Midfielder “AEK” came off the bench and immediately brought the result, putting the ball in the net and a deflection from Daniele De Rossi. In nine minutes Darmian could equalize, but the ball after its blow from the penalty hit the crossbar – 1: 0.

It is noteworthy that the Swedes have lost only once to the Italians in nine home games (5 wins, with 3 draws, 1 defeat).

It should be noted that star midfielder PSG and Italy’s Marco Verratti will miss the return match due to suspension.

We also add the return game will take place in Italy for 13 November.

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