Not so Swede: Last meetings in big games

World Cup 2006 England 2 Sweden 2

A close game best remembered for Joe Cole’s stunning 35-yard volley and Michael Owen’s horrific knee injury. England also twice conceded the lead.

World Cup 2002 England 1 Sweden 1

England were unconvincing, despite taking the lead through Sol Campbell’s 24th-minute header. Sweden’s Niclas Alexandersson equalised from 20 yards.

Euro 1992 England 1 Sweden 2

The Euro ‘92 hosts knocked England out after Tomas Brolin’s infamous goal, while striker Gary Lineker was controversially subbed in his last international game.