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worldcup: Sweden - Greece Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

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Group B - Matchday 8
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
08/09/2021QR (GS)Greece - Sweden2-1
AthensBakasetas 62, Pavlidis 78; Quaison 80
UEFA EURO 2008
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
10/06/2008GS-FTGreece - Sweden0-2
SalzburgIbrahimović 67, Pe. Hansson 72
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Sweden----1001110082331810
Greece1100----100183321018

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:14CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Sweden - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Robin Olsen08/01/199031Sheff. United - 300051-
12Pontus Dahlberg21/01/199922Doncaster - 0000--
23Kristoffer Nordfeldt23/06/198932AIK - 200014-
Defenders
2Emil Krafth02/08/199427Newcastle*400035-
3Victor Lindelöf17/07/199427Man. United*4000473
4Marcus Danielson08/04/198932Dalian Pro*2000143
5Martin Olsson17/05/198833Malmö - 0000515
6Ludwig Augustinsson21/04/199427Sevilla*5100382
14Daniel Sundgren22/11/199030Aris - 00001-
18Joakim Nilsson06/02/199427Arminia - 10004-
21Aleksander Milosevic30/01/199229AIK - 00004-
Midfielders
7Viktor Claesson02/01/199229Krasnodar*52004710
8Albin Ekdal28/07/198932Sampdoria*300063-
10Emil Forsberg23/10/199129Leipzig - 51006514
15Ken Sema30/09/199328Watford - 000010-
16Jesper Karlsson25/07/199823AZ Alkmaar - 10003-
17Jens-Lys Cajuste10/08/199922Midtjylland - 20008-
19Mattias Svanberg05/01/199922Bologna - 5000131
20Kristoffer Olsson30/06/199526Anderlecht*500029-
22Robin Quaison09/10/199328Al-Ettifaq - 52003210
Forwards
9Alexander Isak21/09/199922Real Sociedad*5300277
11Viktor Gyökeres04/06/199823Coventry - 10001-
13Magnus Eriksson08/04/199031Djurgården - 10002-
Coach
-Jan Andersson29/09/196259*500058-
Greece - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Odisseas Vlachodimos26/04/199427Benfica*500018-
12Alexandros Paschalakis28/07/198932PAOK - 00003-
13Giorgos Athanasiadis07/04/199328Sheriff - 00008-
Defenders
3Leonardo Koutris23/07/199526Düsseldorf - 00007-
4Konstantinos Mavropanos11/12/199723Stuttgart - 30006-
6Dimitris Giannoulis17/10/199525Norwich - 200016-
17Pantelis Hatzidiakos18/01/199724AZ Alkmaar - 200011-
21Kostas Tsimikas12/05/199625Liverpool - 400013-
22Achilleas Pouggouras13/12/199525Panathinaikos - 0000--
Midfielders
2Manolis Saliakas12/09/199625Giannina - 00002-
5Andreas Bouchalakis05/04/199328Olympiacos*500023-
7Giorgos Masouras01/01/199427Olympiacos - 3000202
8Sotirios-Polykarpos Alexandropoulos26/11/200119Panathinaikos - 00001-
11Tasos Bakasetas28/06/199328Trabzonspor*5300425
14Dimitris Pelkas26/10/199327Fenerbahçe - 1100211
15Thanasis Androutsos06/05/199724Olympiacos*300071
19Marious Vrousai02/07/199823Olympiacos - 10004-
20Petros Mantalos31/08/199130AEK - 3000404
23Manolis Siopis14/05/199427Trabzonspor*400011-
Forwards
9Anastasios Douvikas02/08/199922Utrecht - 210041
10Christos Tzolis30/01/200219Norwich - 4000101
16Vangelis Pavlidis21/11/199822AZ Alkmaar*4100184
18Dimitris Limnios27/05/199823Twente - 2000162
Coach
-John van't Schip30/12/196357 - 500021-

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeTobias Stieler (GER)
  • Assistant refereesChristian Gittelmann (GER) , Eduard Beitinger (GER)
  • Video Assistant RefereeChristian Dingert (GER)
  • Fourth officialFlorian Badstübner (GER)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeGünter Perl (GER)
  • UEFA DelegateVito Di Gioia (ITA)
  • UEFA Referee observerTomasz Mikulski (POL)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Tobias Stieler02/07/1981451

FIFA Wold Cup matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
03/09/2017WCQRBelarusSweden0-4Borisov

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
26/05/2014U19ELITEItalySweden1-3Stara Zagora
29/05/2014U19ELITESwedenCzech Republic3-0Sliven
20/10/2016UELGSOlympiacos FCFC Astana4-1Piraeus
16/06/2017U21GS-FTSwedenEngland0-0Kielce
03/09/2017WCQRBelarusSweden0-4Borisov
27/09/2017UCLGSJuventusOlympiacos FC2-0Turin
12/10/2018UNLGS-FTGreeceHungary1-0Athens

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:14CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Sweden

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group B - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Spain641113513
    Sweden540110312
    Greece5230749
    Kosovo61143124
    Georgia60152111
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Sweden 1-0 Georgia
    1-0 Claesson 35
    Nordfeldt, Lustig (84 Krafth), Lindelöf, Augustinsson, S. Larsson, Ibrahimović (84 Quaison), Helander, Isak, Claesson (74 Forsberg), Olsson (68 Ekdal), Kulusevski
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Kosovo 0-3 Sweden
    0-1 Augustinsson 12, 0-2 Isak 35, 0-3 S. Larsson 70 (P)
    Nordfeldt, Lustig, Lindelöf, Augustinsson (82 Bengtsson), S. Larsson, Forsberg, Ibrahimović (67 Berg), Helander, Isak (68 Quaison), Claesson (83 Kulusevski), Olsson (90 Svanberg)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Sweden 2-1 Spain
    0-1 Soler 5, 1-1 Isak 6, 2-1 Claesson 57
    Olsen, Krafth, Lindelöf, Augustinsson, Claesson, Ekdal (69 Cajuste), Isak (84 Kiese Thelin), Forsberg (94 Svanberg), Helander, Olsson, Kulusevski (85 Quaison)
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Greece 2-1 Sweden
    1-0 Bakasetas 62, 2-0 Pavlidis 78, 2-1 Quaison 80
    Olsen, Lindelöf, Augustinsson, Claesson (77 Karlsson), Isak, Forsberg, Johansson (76 Krafth), Helander (88 Danielson), Svanberg (66 Quaison), Olsson, Kulusevski (88 Kiese Thelin)
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Sweden 3-0 Kosovo
    1-0 Forsberg 29 (P) , 2-0 Isak 62, 3-0 Quaison 79
    Olsen, Krafth, Danielson, Augustinsson, Claesson, Ekdal (84 Cajuste), Isak (75 Quaison), Forsberg (85 Svanberg), Nilsson, Olsson (91 Eriksson), Kulusevski (91 Gyökeres)
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Sweden-Greece
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Georgia-Sweden
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Spain-Sweden

Greece

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Spain 1-1 Greece
    1-0 Morata 33, 1-1 Bakasetas 57 (P)
    Vlachodimos, Bakakis, Tzavellas, Papadopoulos, Bouchalakis, Masouras (65 Fortounis), Zeca, Bakasetas (78 Giakoumakis), Limnios (46 Siopis), Mantalos (46 Tzolis), Tsimikas (80 Kiriakopoulos)
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Greece 1-1 Georgia
    1-0 Kakabadze 76 (og) , 1-1 Kvaratskhelia 78
    Vlachodimos, Bakakis (42 Mavrias), Tzavellas, Papadopoulos, Bouchalakis (87 Siopis), Giannoulis, Zeca, Fortounis, Bakasetas (70 Masouras), Pavlidis (70 Giakoumakis), Tzolis (46 Limnios)
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Kosovo 1-1 Greece
    0-1 Douvikas 45+1, 1-1 Muriqi 90+2
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Bouchalakis, Giannoulis, Douvikas (63 Mantalos), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (80 Fountas), Tsimikas (88 Papadopoulos), Mavropanos, Siopis
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Greece 2-1 Sweden
    1-0 Bakasetas 62, 2-0 Pavlidis 78, 2-1 Quaison 80
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Bouchalakis, Zeca, Douvikas (71 Tzolis), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (95 Vrousai), Hatzidiakos, Tsimikas, Mavropanos
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Georgia 0-2 Greece
    0-1 Bakasetas 90 (P) , 0-2 Pelkas 90+5
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Mavropanos, Bouchalakis, Masouras (78 Tzolis), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (46 Pelkas), Hatzidiakos, Tsimikas, Siopis (85 Mantalos)
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Sweden-Greece
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Greece-Spain
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Greece-Kosovo

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:15CET

Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
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