Sweden had to fight hard for place in the quarter- finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Swedes finally managed to clinch a 1-0 win thanks to a goal by Emil Forsberg.
The first half of the match went goalless . For Sweden the win was historic as they reached the last 8 after 24 years
Right till the 66th minute when Forsberg scored the goal, the match was headed for extra- time it seemed. But after the goal the Swiss simply lost steam and could not play on terms with Sweden.
The Swiss team created many opportunities bit could do the finishing when it needed most. The Swedes on the other hand hung on and battled hard. And their hard work was quickly rewarded soon.