Euro 2020- Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0: Forsberg converts late penalty as Sweden consolidate Last 16 berth: A late Emil Forsberg penalty moved Sweden to the top of Group E after they edged to a 1-0 win over Slovakia in Euro 2020 on Friday.
Euro 2020- Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0: Forsberg converts late penalty as Sweden consolidate Last 16 berth
Sweden vs Slovakia Highlights: Sweden’s Robin Quaison was brought down by goalkeeper Martin Dubravka on 75 minutes, with winger Forsberg slotting the ball home from the penalty spot.
Chances were few and far between for either side in the first half as Slovakia dominated possession but failed to pose a threat.
Sweden vs Slovakia Highlights: A win for Slovakia would have effectively secured their progression to the knockout stages, with group favourites Spain on just one point after being forced into a draw against Sweden in their tournament opener.
Euro 2020 Group E standings: Sweden’s four points will be enough to guarantee them a spot in the last 16.
Slovakia, on three points, will be hoping Poland can pull something off against Spain this evening to open things up slightly.
Sweden’s final group clash comes against Poland on Wednesday at 9.30PM IST, while Slovakia take on Spain at the same time.
Euro 2020 Group E remaining fixtures:
- Slovakia vs Spain (9:30 pm, Seville)
2. Sweden vs Poland (9:30 pm, St Petersburg)