Sweden and Slovenia played to a goalless draw in a friendly in Malmo on Monday, two weeks ahead of the European Championship.
After a slow first half, Sweden picked up the pace in the second half but were unable to score against Slovenia goalkeeper Vid Belec.
Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic missed the match with a calf injury, but addressed his hometown crowd at half-time as he was honoured for his 100 appearances for the national team.
His replacement in the attack, John Guidetti, had Sweden's...
Conor Washington believes the grandmother who opened the door for him to play for Northern Ireland would have been proud of the goal that may have sealed his spot at Euro 2016.
The 23-year-old Kent-born forward scored the winner in the 1-0 victory over Slovenia in Belfast on Monday night for a country he had only visited once before during a pre-season friendly with former club Peterborough.
Michael O'Neill was able to bring the ex non-league footballer into his fold because he qualified through...
Northern Ireland set a new record of 10 games unbeaten by defeating Slovenia 1-0 thanks to a goal from Conor Washington on just his second visit to the country.
The benchmark of nine games without defeat, which had been set by Billy Bingham's team when they reached the 1986 World Cup, was eclipsed in Belfast on Monday night by the next Northern Irish team to qualify for a major international tournament.
Their match-winner was not part of the start of that run, though the Kent-born former postman...
Poland began their preparations for this summer's European Championship with a 1-0 win over Serbia in a friendly on Wednesday.
Jakub Blaszczykowski picked up a poor Serbian clearance and sent a volley into the lower left corner of Vladmir Stojkovic's goal in the 28th minute.
Arkadiusz Milik hit the post for Euro 2012 co-hosts Poland, who had substitute goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny to thank for the win.
Szczesny produced a superb save to turn away Adem Ljajic's shot from the edge of the penalty area...