Match date: 08 Sep 2015
| Sport: Football
| Competition: International Football
| Stake: 6/10
| Pick: 1
| Match result:
1-4 - Lost
Sweden is coming to this match after defeat against Russia in previous round. Sweden is at second position but with only one point more than Russia, and this match is very important for them. If they fail to win in in this game they can loose their position because Russia is playing against weak Liechteinstein in this round, so they must try to win in this match at all costs to secure their position which leads them directly on European Championship. They have no easy task, they are playing against strong team, Austria, who's positioned at first place at the table and without defeat in these qualifications. In first round Sweden got a draw against Austria but now they will for sure try to get all three points. They have positive record against Austria and in Last five matches against them they have two victories, two draws and one defeat. Stopper Johanson is injured and he will miss this match while Ibrahimovic's appearance is in doubt.
Austria, on the other side practically already won the placement on European championship, they showed great performances so far, and they are coming to this match without pressure, they will for sure try to get positive outcome but they don't have imperative to win in this game. They play fine offensive football, and have goal difference 12:2. In last ten matches they have only one defeat in friendly match against Brazil 1:2. They have quality players and well coordinated team, with very effective attack. Austria will for sure create huge problems for Swedes here, they have additional reasons, revenge to them for defeat in qualifications for World Cup, where Austria because of that defeat didn't managed to won placement. They have no problems with injuries in this match.
This will be very exciting and open match, with plenty of chances, Austria is having a slight advantage, Bud Swedes must win this one, and they will for sure give their best to achieve positive result.