Sweden

Best Finishes
  • Runner Up 1958
On the plane's 2018 prediction
Out in the group stages
Most WC Goals
Kennet Andersson 5 Goals
Biggest win
8-0
vs Cuba, 1938
Biggest Loss
1-7
vs Brazil, 1950
Red/Yellow Cards
  • 40
  • 1
Cards per game
0.89
Most WC Appearances
Henrik Larsson13 Caps
Tournaments1994, 2002, 2006

World cup record

Wins

16

Draws

13

Losses

17

Rank

10

Know the score

Dirty scoundrels or little angels? Whipping boys or flat track bullies? Nerves of steel or Gareth Southgate? Good on their travels or homesick? Find out below with our in-depth data analysis.

YellowsPer match
Best
0
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
0.87
per
game
avg
0
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0.02
per
game
avg
Worst
RedsPer match

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Tell us your favourite goal, magic moment and world cup sticker from the selection below.

1
1994Kennet Andersson
vs Brazil
2
1994Tomas Brolin
vs Romania
3
2002Henrik Larsson
vs Nigeria