Match No. 751 - Saturday, 5th September 1998, 6:00pm

  • Andreas Andersson, 32'
  • Johan Mjällby, 33'
    • 1
    • Magnus Hedman  
    • 2
    • Roland Nilsson  
    • 3
    • Patrik Andersson  
    • 4
    • Joachim Björklund  
    • 5
    • Pontus Kåmark  
    •  82'
    • 6
    • Stefan Schwarz  
    • 7
    • Andreas Andersson  
    •  90'
    • 8
    • Johan Mjällby  
    • 9
    • Freddie Ljungberg  
    • 10
    • Henrik Larsson  
    • 11
    • Jörgen Pettersson  
    • 13
    • Teddy Lučić  
    •  82'
    • 15
    • Daniel Andersson  
    •  90'

Notes

  • 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.

Sources

Managers

Referee

  •  Pierluigi Collina

Attendance

  • 35,394

Half Time Score

  • Sweden 2 - 1 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 9th   2
  •  Sweden - 16th