Sweden beat Spain to the top spot of Group E because of a late winner against Poland. They unknowingly helped Ukraine progress to the last 16 as one of the best third placed team. Sweden vs Ukraine will take place in Glasgow on Wednesday midnight. However, their Euro 2020 campaigns have progressed very differently so far. To help you with your fantasy team SportzPoint brings you every insider from the game. Follow our Fantasy Football Predictions for all the tricks, tips and dream teams.
Sweden vs Ukraine: Recent forms of both the teams
Already assured of a place in the knockout stages for the first time since 2004, Sweden finished on top of Group E. Sweden snatched a dramatic victory over Poland last Wednesday. That helped beat Spain to first place spot in a tightly-contested group with their second successive win. After the draw against the Spanish side, they came back stronger and secured seven points out of the available nine and earned themselves a favourable knockout draw.
Sweden’s form in Euro 2020 – D-W-W
Sweden’s recent form in all competition – W-W-D-W-W
Ukraine on the other hand qualified with just three points and a negative goal difference. Sweden’s victory over Poland assured a best third-place spot for the Ukrainian side. However, they are now ready to bite the hand that fed them in the Round of 16 clashes. After a 3-2 defeat on opening night against the Dutch, Ukraine bounced back with a 2-1 win against North Macedonia. However, lost their final group game against Austria.
Ukraine’s form in Euro 2020– L-W-L
Ukraine recent form in all competitions– W-W-L-W-L
Sweden vs Ukraine: Team news, head to head record and Probable starting xi
Although Sweden had a tough group stage period, they may well name an unchanged XI. They are expected to stick with their trademark 4-4-2 formation. Both DejanKulusevski and Bologna midfielder Mattias Svanberg has returned after COVID-19 infection earlier in the tournament. However, the former acted as a super sub in the last match and could possibly see his name popping off in the starting XI.
Sweden possible starting lineup:
Olsen; Lustig, Lindelof, Danielson, Augustinsson; S. Larsson, Ekdal, Olsson, Forsberg; Quaison, Isak
Meanwhile, Ukraine’s main concern coming into the game is on the left side of their three-man attack, as Viktor Tsyhankov and Oleksandr Zubkov are both struggling with calf injuries.
Ukraine possible starting lineup:
Bushchan; Karavaev, Matviyenko, Zabarnyi, Mykolenko; Malinovskyi, Sydorchuk, Zinchenko; Yarmolenko, Yaremchuk, Tsyhankov
Head to head:
Sweden and Ukraine haven’t played much games between them. However within this rare encounters, Ukraine holds the edge over Sweden.
Games Played: 4
Sweden vs Ukraine: Dream11 Fantasy football team and predictions
You must change your team if any of this players isn’t announced in the final staring xi.