Sweden vs England Preview – World Cup 2018 Russia

Michael King is one of Fluentsport's Premier League experts covering most of the upcoming fixtures in the year.

Sweden face England in this World Cup 2018 Russia clash.

When is the match, and kick off time?

The match is on Saturday 7th July 2018, and kicks off at 3:00pm UK time. The venue for the match is Samara Arena (Samara).

Current form

Sweden are in good form having won most of their last 5 games. In their last game, they won by 1 goal against Switzerland. Meanwhile, England are in good form having won most of their last 5 games.


Sweden England
Forwards Emil Forsberg, Marcus Berg, John Guidetti, Isaac Thelin, Jimmy Durmaz, Ola Toivonen. Harry Kane, Raheem Sterling, Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard, Jamie Vardy, Danny Welbeck.
Midfielders / Wingers Viktor Claesson, Oscar Hiljemark, Albin Ekdal, Sebastian Larsson, Marcus Rohdén, Gustav Svensson. Dele Alli, Eric Dier, Jordan Henderson, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Fabian Delph, Ashley Young.
Defenders Victor Lindelöf, Ludwig Augustinsson, Pontus Jansson, Martin Olsson, Andreas Granqvist, Mikael Lustig, Filip Helander, Emil Krafth. John Stones, Kyle Walker, Danny Rose, Harry Maguire, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Phil Jones, Kieran Trippier, Gary Cahill.
Goalkeepers Karl-Johan Johnsson, Kristoffer Nordfeldt, Robin Olsen. Jordan Pickford, Jack Butland, Nick Pope.