World Cup Football 2006 Germany

Sweden

Group: Group B
Coach: Lars Lagerbäck

Squad

No. Player Position ClubAgeCaps
1 Andreas Isaksson Keeper Rennes2439
2 Mikael Nilsson Defender Panathinaikos2727
3 Olof Mellberg (captain) Defender Aston Villa2864
4 Teddy Lučić Defender Häcken3381
5 Erik Edman Defender Rennes2737
6 Tobias Linderoth Midfielder Copenhagen2758
7 Niclas Alexandersson Midfielder IFK Göteborg3487
8 Anders Svensson Midfielder Elfsborg2966
9 Freddie Ljungberg Midfielder Arsenal2957
10 Zlatan Ibrahimović Forward Juventus2438
11 Henrik Larsson Forward Barcelona3489
12 John Alvbåge Keeper Viborg232
13 Petter Hansson Defender Heerenveen2913
14 Fredrik Stenman Defender Bayer Leverkusen231
15 Karl Svensson Defender IFK Göteborg221
16 Kim Källström Midfielder Rennes2334
17 Johan Elmander Forward Brøndby2518
18 Mattias Jonson Midfielder Djurgården3253
19 Daniel Andersson Midfielder Malmö FF2847
20 Marcus Allbäck Forward Copenhagen3256
21 Christian Wilhelmsson Midfielder Anderlecht2629
22 Markus Rosenberg Forward Ajax238
23 Rami Shaaban Keeper Fredrikstad301

These details apply at the tournament start date (Friday 9th June 2006).

Matches

Group Stage

  • Match 4. Saturday 10th June 2006, Dortmund, 17:00 BST
    Group B Match
    Trinidad and Tobago 0–0 Sweden
    Coverage: ITV1

  • Match 20. Thursday 15th June 2006, Berlin, 20:00 BST
    Group B Match
    Sweden 1–0 Paraguay
    Sweden goal: Ljungberg (89′)
    Coverage: ITV1

  • Match 35. Tuesday 20th June 2006, Cologne, 20:00 BST
    Group B Match
    Sweden 2–2 England
    Sweden goals: Allbäck (51′), Larsson (90′)
    England goals: J. Cole (34′), Gerrard (85′)
    Coverage: ITV1

Round of 16

  • Match 49. Saturday 24th June 2006, Munich, 16:00 BST
    Round of 16
    Germany 2–0 Sweden
    Germany goals: Podolski (4′, 12′)
    Coverage: BBC1

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