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Spain vs Sweden Head-to-Head: Euro 2020 | H2H Results | Trivia | Lineup | Score Prediction

Spain has blown hot and cold since their last Euro triumph, and now they are confident to begin their quest to reclaim European glory in their first match of the Euro 2020 against Sweden on Monday. 

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Euro 2020: Match details  

Group E: Spain vs Sweden  
Date: 14 June 2021
Location: Estadio La Cartuja, Seville
Kick-off: 8 pm (CET)

Spain vs Sweden: Head-to-Head Results in Euros

Below are the last five head-to-head results in between Spain and Sweden 

DateMatch results Event 
07 Oct 2006Spain 0-2 SwedenEuro 2008 Qualifier
17 Oct 2007Spain 3-0 Sweden Euro 2008 Qualifier
14 Jun 2008Spain 2-1 Sweden Euro 2008
10 Jun 2019 Spain 3-0 Sweden Euro 2012 Qualifier
15 Oct 2019Spain 1-1 Sweden Euro 2012 Qualifier
Spain National Team 2021
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Spain and Sweden have met five times in Euros (including qualifiers), and it’s Spain who got the better of Sweden. 

Spain has come out victorious in their three games and drawing one on their five head-to-head meetings, whereas Sweden has won only once. Spain has a flawless record against Sweden and will set to continue in their next meeting on Monday. 

Spain vs Sweden: Sportco Euro Trivia 

✦ Sweden hasn’t progressed beyond group stages in Euros since 2004 

✦ Spain made (227) shots, (70%) in possession and completed one of the best percentages of their passes (91%) than any other team qualifying for Euro 2020. 

 ✦ A 2-0 win against France on Matchday 3 of UEFA EURO 2012 is Sweden’s solitary victory in their last eight EURO matches

✦ Spain’s record in Seville is W39 D5 L4. 

Sweden vs Spain: Euro flashback

Fernando Torres celebrating after scoring against Sweden in Euro 2008
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Spain booked their birth in Euro 2008 quarter-final when star-studded Spain defeated Sweden 2-1. 

Fernando Torres with a breakthrough in 15 minutes, giving Spain a 1-0 lead; however, Sweden responded well in 34 minutes with Zlatan Ibrahimovic leveling the score after meeting Fredrick Stoor’s cross and slotting the ball in the bottom right corner. 

Spain were struggling to score goals, although David Villa’s goal in 92 minutes put the La Roja in front and booked their spot in Euro 2008 quarter-finals.  

Spain Form Guide (all competitions): D-W-W-D-W

Sweden Form Guide (all competitions): W-W-W-W-W

Spain vs Sweden: Euro 2020 Predicted XI

Spain (4-3-3): Unai Simon; Marcos Llorente, Aymeric Laporte, Pau Lopez, Jose Gaya; Thiago Alcantara, Rodri, Fabian Ruiz, Ferran Torres, Alvaro Morata, Mikel Oyarzabal.

Sweden (4-4-2): RobinOlsen; Mikael Lustig, Victor Lindelof, Marcus Danielson, Ludwig Augustinsson; Viktor Claesson, Albin Ekdal, Kristoffer Olsson, Emil Forsberg; Marcus Berg, Alexander Isak.

Spain vs Sweden: Head to Head Score Prediction 

Spain has one of the best head-to-head records against Sweden. Having a home advantage, Spain is likely to emerge victorious.

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