England beats Sweden to advance to World Cup semifinals

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FIFA World Cup 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018

SAMARA, Jul. 7, 2018 (AMP) — Russia 2018 : England reached the semifinals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a 2-0 win against Sweden (halftime: 1-0) on Saturday night at the Cosmos Arena in Samara.

England dominated the first half thanks to a goal scored by defender Harry Maguire in the 30th minute. Leading 1-0 at the break, the Englishs further widened their lead in the second period with a goal by Alli in the 59th minute.

Fixtures and Results : Second stage

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Overview

Sweden at the World Cup

  • 12 appearances (first in 1934)
  • 20 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
  • Statistics: Runners-up (1958) Third Place (1950, 1994) Fourth Place (1938)

England at the World Cup

  • 1 title (1966)
  • 15 appearances (first in 1950)
  • 18 participations in the qualifications (first in 1950)
  • Statistics: Champions (1966) Fourth Place (1990)
2018 World Cup Poster
Sweden
0:2
England
0:2 (0:1)
  • 7 July 2018
  • 18:00
  • Samara

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