Sweden and France will face each other in the World Cup Qualifiers First round, GROUP A on Friday, June 9th, 2017. The game kicks off at 2:45 PM EST in Friends Arena. FS2 will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last five encounters between the two National teams, France has won three while the Swedes managed one. In their most recent matchup, France won a closely fought 2-1 game last November.
Date and Time: June 9th, 2017 2:45 PM EST
Venue: Friends Arena
TV: FS2 (US)
Team Form: In the last five games, Sweden has captured four wins and lost one. They are coming off a 2-3 win over a strong Portugal side in an International Friendly game on March 29.
In the World Cup Qualifying – UEFA, GROUP A, the Swedes are placed second, collecting 10 points. They have won three of the five games played in the Qualifyings, losing one.
The Swedish side doesn’t seem to have slowed down following the retirements of heavyweights Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Kim Kallstrom from the team.
Emil Forsberg leads in scoring 3 goals out of the five matches played so far.
Team Form: In the last five games, France has posted three wins, one draw and a loss. Recently, they had massive 5-0 victory over Paraguay in an International Friendly game on June 3.
France leads the World Cup Qualifying – UEFA, GROUP A with 13 points. They have posted four wins in the five games played and drawn one.
Antoine Griezmann has made most goals (2) out of the five matches played.