England Women vs Sweden Women Predictions

Jon Wilde 04 Jul 2019
  • England Women vs Sweden Women predictions for their World Cup third-place play-off match

  • We are backing Sweden to avoid defeat in 90 minutes on Saturday in Nice

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Nilla Fischer (left) in action for Sweden (PA Images)

England Women vs Sweden Women Score Prediction

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England Women vs Sweden Women Match Info

Date: Saturday July 6 2019
Kick-off time: 4.00pm BST
Venue: Allianz Riviera

England Women vs Sweden Women Head-To-Head Record

Last 3 matches

November 11 2018: England 0-2 Sweden
January 24 2017 (neutral venue): England 0-0 Sweden
August 3 2014: England 4-0 Sweden

Total head-to-head matches played: 24
England wins: 3
Sweden wins: 13
Draws: 8

England Women vs Sweden Women Stats

  • This is the first match between these countries at a World Cup
  • England won the 2015 World Cup third-place play-off 1-0 in extra time against Germany
  • Sweden have contested the bronze-medal match twice previously and won both times

England Women vs Sweden Women Match Preview

Third place play-offs are becoming regular events for England teams and Phil Neville’s side are trying to claim the bronze medal in Nice just as they did in Canada four years ago.

Twelve months ago, the Three Lions finished fourth in Russia but went one better at the recent Nations League finals, albeit Gareth Southgate’s side needed a penalty shootout to get the better of Switzerland.

Now it’s Sweden who stand in the way of the Lionesses equalling their best World Cup achievement, with England having lost 2-1 to the United States on Tuesday after captain Steph Houghton missed a penalty that may well have forced extra time.

Sweden, meanwhile, did take the Netherlands to an additional half hour but then lost to a Jackie Groenen goal and, having also looked to tire in the later stages of that match, they find themselves with the quicker turnaround here.

Of course, motivation, in the knowledge that the biggest prize has gone, is a major factor in this game which could be either a pressure-free thriller or a yawn-inducing borefest.

England are without suspended Millie Bright after her late sending-off against the USA and with Sweden having only narrowly missed out on the final themselves, there could be some value in them holding out at the very least for 90 minutes provided they are fresh enough.

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England Women vs Sweden Women Betting Tips

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    England Women vs Sweden Women Predictions

    England Women vs Sweden Women Match Info Date: Saturday July 6 2019 Kick-off time: 4.00pm BST Venue: Allianz Riviera England Women vs Sweden Women Head-To-Head Record Last 3 matches November 11 2018: England 0-2 Sweden January 24 2017 (neutral venue): England 0-0 Sweden August 3 2014: England 4-0 Sweden Total head-to-head matches played: 24 England…