Sweden turn to Jordan Larsson without injured Ibrahimovic for Euro 2020
Sweden coach Janne Andersson named Henrik Larsson's son Jordan in his squad for Euro 2020 on Tuesday, with veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic ruled out of the tournament with a knee injury.
Sweden's king marks 75th birthday without pomp
Sweden's King Carl XVI celebrated his 75th birthday on Friday, but due to the pandemic celebrations were kept to a minimum, without the lavish flair of a royal anniversary.
Ibra feeling 'good' after winning Sweden return, Germany stage rights protest
Zlatan Ibrahimovic made a winning return to international football with Sweden on Thursday after nearly five years away as Germany came out for human rights
Sweden resumes use of AstraZeneca jab for seniors
Sweden's Public Health Agency on Thursday announced it was resuming use of AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine after it was put on pause over blood clot fears, but limited it to seniors.
'Return of the God': Ibrahimovic back in Sweden squad
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return to Sweden's squad after an almost five-year hiatus to play in World Cup qualifiers at the end of March, head coach Janne Andersson said on Tuesday. The player, known for his not-so-humble ways, also announced his own return, posting a picture of himself on Instagram in the Swedish team kit with…
Ibrahimovic poised for Sweden comeback
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return to international football at the age of 39, Swedish media reported on Saturday.
Eight injured in 'suspected terrorist' stabbings in Sweden
A man stabbed eight people Wednesday in the Swedish city of Vetlanda, seriously injuring five of them in what police called a potential terror incident.
Swedish Playwright Lars Noren Dead From Covid-19 At 76
Swedish playwright Lars Noren, who is a pillar of Sweden's theatre scene, has died. Noren died on Tuesday from complications owing to Covid-19, his publisher said. He was 76. "The importance of Lars Noren as an author and dramatist is almost impossible to convey at the moment in a couple of sentences, but he was…
Sweden struggles under second virus wave
Despite a sharper tone from authorities and new restrictions, Sweden, which has famously relied on non-coercive measures, is struggling to contain a strong second wave of Covid-19 it thought it could avoid. The capital Stockholm is once again at the epicentre of the epidemic and this week called on members of the public with medical…