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Swedes and Spaniards, led by a group D at Euro 2008

June 11 2008

Sweden squad, winning the Greek team, scored 3 points and joined the Spanish team in the top lines of the Group D UEFA European Football Championship, which takes place in Austria and Switzerland. On Tuesday, the Swedes in Salzburg, the Greeks won 2:0. In the first half, the game took place at moderately high speeds at an advantage against Sweden.

Dangerous moment at the gate Antonios Nikopolidis arose after the diagonal casts Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who has made a couple of attacking veteran Henrik Larsson. The Greeks counter-snarled at the tip of which was Angelos Charisteas. The current champion of Europe rarely bothered blows Andreas Isaksson, but before the break he had to rescue his team. In the second half, the nature of the game has changed a bit: hit the field, Georgios Samaras added the power of the Greek attack. But it was the team of Otto Rehhagel pushed the game from his own goal as the Swedes scored.

Neberuschiysya blow after "stenochki" with a partner on the 67 th minute was successful from the penalty Ibrahimović: the ball flew under the crossbar. Five minutes later the score was already 2:0 in favor of the Swedish team. Fredrik Yunberg not sold out one-on-one with Nikopolidis, but came to the rescue Petter Hansson in the fight against two Greek defenders and the keeper just made a ball into the goal. Before the final whistle the score 2:0 in favor of Swedish team has not changed. Earlier Tuesday in the first match of the group D a major victory for Spain's national team Russian team (4:1) and became the leader of the group D. The Swedes caught up with the Spaniards on points, but inferior to them first place in the standings on additional indicators.

The second round in Group D on 14 June, when the first leaders to meet in Innsbruck - Team Sweden and Spain, and then in Salzburg will hold their meeting, Russia and Greece, RIA News .

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