Confident Swedes relishing England showdown in Samara

Soccer Football - World Cup - Round of 16 - Sweden vs Switzerland - Saint Petersburg Stadium, Saint Petersburg, Russia - July 3, 2018 Sweden players celebrate victory after the match REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – An increasingly confident Sweden are relishing the prospect of a World Cup quarter-final clash against England after displaying the best of their battling qualities in a 1-0 win over Switzerland in Tuesday’s Round of 16 tie. English football is hugely popular in the Scandinavian country but the well-drilled Swedes will not […]

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