Match No. 751 - Saturday, 5th September 1998, 6:00pm
Sweden 2 - 1 England
European Championship Qualifier (Euro 2000 Qualifying Group 5)
- Andreas Andersson, 32'
- Johan Mjällby, 33'
- Pontus Kåmark
- Stefan Schwarz
- Andreas Andersson
- Teddy Lučić
- Daniel Andersson
- Paul Ince: Red CardPaul Ince is the 6th Englishman sent off for England after two cautionable offences (foul tackles), the second coming 30 seconds after the first. The second red card for England in successive games.
- Goal TimeAlan Shearer scored from a free kick after just 74 seconds.
- BBC Football "Awful England suffer Stockholm shocker"
- www.independent.co.uk "Football: Ince off as England suffer in Sweden", Saturday 5th October 1998
- Pierluigi Collina
Half Time Score
- England - 9th 2
- Sweden - 16th