Sweden forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he does not fear the physical treatment he could face from Republic of Ireland on Friday night.
Sebastian Larsson is looking forward to coming up against a number of his Sunderland team-mates when Sweden welcome Ireland to Stockholm for Friday's World Cup qualifier.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is convinced David Beckham's arrival at Paris Saint-Germain will take the club "to a higher level".
Roy Hodgson expects Wilfried Zaha to be fully committed to England after the winger was given a surprise call-up for Wednesday's international friendly against Sweden.
Steven Gerrard has politely declined Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic's recommendation that the England captain should leave Liverpool to play abroad.
Sweden skipper Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes his England counterpart Steven Gerrard should leave Liverpool and join "a big international club".
The FA has announced that Steven Gerrard has been cleared to travel with the England squad for Wednesday's friendly in Sweden.
Jack Wilshere has been named in Roy Hodgson's England squad for their friendly match against Sweden next week while there is a surprise call-up for Leon Osman.
England manager Roy Hodgson is set to announce his squad for next week's friendly against Sweden with Jack Wilshere in contention for his return to the international fold.
England's first games at major tournaments are traditionally cagey affairs and their Euro 2012 opener against France was certainly no different. Avoiding defeat can be more important than going out to win as preserving the players' confi...