Sweden vs Azerbaijan Both countries will look to recover from defeat when Sweden hosts Azerbaijan in Group F’s Euro 2024 qualifiers on Monday.
Sweden lost 3-0 to Belgium in their first home match, while Azerbaijan lost 4-1 to Austria.
This Austrian victory This, combined with Sweden’s unpredictably heavy loss to Belgium, gave Yann Andersson and his players a near win in Friends. Arena on Monday
Sweden vs Azerbaijan Kick OFF Time
NAME: Sweden – Azerbaijan
DATE: 27 Mar 2023
TIME: 18:45 UTC
VENUE: Friends Arena, Solna, Sweden
With Belgium, the clear favorites in Group F, Sweden, and Austria could battle it out for second place behind the Red Devils in automatic qualifying. Austria faces another home win over Estonia on Monday.
Sweden has not missed out on qualifying for a European Championship since Euro 1996 and reached the last 16 at Euro 2020 for the last time. as they were eliminated by Ukraine after an extra-time goal from Artem Dovbyk.
After leading the Blues and Yellows to the quarter-finals of the 2018 World Cup, Andersson has built a solid reputation since being appointed manager of his country in June. 2016, so the 60-year-old is determined to continue this trend. Within the current feature campaign
Sweden vs Azerbaijan Playing XI
Sweden possible starting lineup: Olsen; Wahlqvist, Lindelof, Starfelt, Augustinsson; Kulusevski, Olsson, Svanberg, Forsberg; Ibrahimovic, Isak
Azerbaijan possible starting lineup: Imanov; Haghverdi, Mustafazada, Hesenalizade, Cafarguliyev; Mahmudov, Eddy; Kokcu, Isayev, Sheydayev; Dadashov
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to the long-awaited Sweden shirt in the second half of his country’s defeat to Belgium on Friday, and the 41-year-old is ready to start against Azur. Baijan to inspire his teammates.
This should make Dejan Tottenham’s Kulusevski Hotspur switch to a more natural right-wing position. by starting in the middle with Alexander Isaac last time, while Celtic defender Carl Starfelt could be ready to start.
Of course, Azerbaijan lacks squad depth compared to countries such as future rivals, and De Biasi is unlikely to change much despite his team’s disappointing loss to Austria.
However, Alexey Izaev could be called upon to be more creative in midfield. And Captain Makmudov may play a deeper role in the engine room. Despite scoring his 10th goal for the national team during 4 defeats: 1
Sweden vs Azerbaijan Last Match result
Sweden form (all competitions):D W W W W L
Azerbaijan form (all competitions): W W W W W L
meanwhile, Azerbaijan has never qualified for the competition as an independent country. And their hopes of competing next summer in Germany were hit hard by Austria on Friday.
Michael Gregoric’s shot, shortly before the half-hour mark, was doubled by Marcel Sabitzer, and in the final moments, the two countries exchanged blows through Emin Makhmudov and Christoph Baumgartner.
Gianni De Biasi confidently galloped towards Linz. which would be disappointing Because he accumulated an impressive 5 consecutive wins in a row. But the scope of the failure was a real concern for the Italians.