Sweden needed to win the match with Mexico in Group ‘F’ to qualify the knockout stage. But, Sweden won the match at 3-0 score in the Group ‘F’ league match against Mexico on Wednesday.
Sweden got 3 goals
A Goal At 50th Minute: Swedes payer Ludwig Augustinsson scores his first ever goal for Sweden. This Goal kept Swedes in the lead in the 50th minute.
A Goal at 62nd Minute: Andreas Granqvist scored a single goal from the spot to double Sweden’s lead.
A Goal At 74th Minute: With the help of Mexico player Edson Alvarez’s self-goal, Swedes reached 3-0 score.
Swedes and Mexico qualified for Pre-Quarters
On the other side, Germany lost South Korea vs Germany match. Because of this effect, Mexico also qualified for the pre-quarters.
Swedes and Mexico have qualified for the pre-quarter-final from Group ‘F’ with six points. However, Swedes became the Group ‘Topper’ based on improved goals. Mexico has been ranked second.
Swedes, who lost in the last seconds of the match against Germany, played in this match aggressively. In the first half, both teams failed to score. In the latter half, Swedes was raging.