Sweden

Sweden

0-0-0
  • Goals For
    32nd
    2 GF
  • Assists
    24th
    2 A
  • Shots
    29th
    8 Shots
  • Saves
    30th
    3 SAV
  • The Standard

    Giroud scores brace as France relegate Sweden in Nations League

    Olivier Giroud bagged a double as he showed his worth for France again to help the world champions beat Sweden 4-2 at home in the Nations League on Tuesday. Giroud scored either side of Benjamin Pavard’s first-half strike as Les Bleus recovered from Viktor Claesson’s early opener. Sweden, who reduced the arrears through Robin Quaison before France’s Kingsley Coman wrapped it up in stoppage time, were relegated into League B. Didier Deschamps’s France side, who had already qualified for the Final...

  • Giroud scores 2 as France beats Sweden 4-2 and relegates it
    The Associated Press

    Giroud scores 2 as France beats Sweden 4-2 and relegates it

    SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) -- Striker Olivier Giroud scored twice to move closer to France's national team's scoring record as the Nations League group winner beat Sweden 4-2 and relegated it on Tuesday. Giroud's tally of 44 goals puts him seven behind France and Arsenal great Thierry Henry's record of 51. ''It always feels like he has to prove himself, he scored two good goals,'' France coach Didier Deschamps said, praising Giroud.

  • Independent Online

    Olivier Giroud on target as France send Sweden into League B

    PARIS - Olivier Giroud bagged a double as he showed his worth for France again to help the world champions beat Sweden 4-2 at home in the Nations League on Tuesday. Giroud scored either side of Benjamin Pavard's first-half strike as Les Bleus recovered from Viktor Claesson's early opener. Sweden, who reduced the arrears through Robin Quaison before France's Kingsley Coman wrapped it up in stoppage time, were relegated into League B. Didier Deschamps's France side, who had already qualified for t...