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M. Lustig
Assist
J. Guidetti
Goal
J. Guidetti
M. Berg
E. Huws
J. Williams
S. Church
S. Vokes
D. Edwards
D. Vaughan
J. Collins
J. Chester
G. Bale
A. King
E. Kujović
Z. Ibrahimović
J. Durmaz
E. Forsberg
A. Ekdal
O. Lewicki
M. Lustig
Goal
L. Augustinsson
Martin Olsson
D. Ward
W. Hennessey
R. Olsen
A. Isaksson
Z. Ibrahimović
Assist
E. Forsberg
Goal
6
0
6
0

Stats

Possession
% %
3
6
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 6 0
Total Passes 447 394

Commentary

That's all from the Friends Arena. Thank you for following the LIVE action of this international friendly - hope you've enjoyed it. Until next time, have a very good evening!
Emil Forsberg, Mikael Lustig and John Guidetti were on target in a 3-0 win for Sweden over Wales, as both sides completed their final preparations ahead of Euro 2016. The Swedes have momentum to build on, but the Welsh have plenty of work to do.
FULL-TIME: SWEDEN 3-0 WALES
The referee blows the final whistle and it is a comprehensive victory for Sweden.
WHAT A WASTE! Wales are awarded a free-kick towards the near corner flag. The angle is tight but Bale fancies his chances of producing something special. However, he only succeeds in wildly blazing the ball wide of the target.
M. Lustig
Assist
Sweden
Lustig showed great awareness to pick out a speedy Guidetti.
J. Guidetti
Goal
Sweden
GUIDETTI MAKES IT 3-0!!! Game, set and match - Sweden! The Celta Vigo striker races onto a long ball over the top from Lustig and gets away from Ashley Williams, before drilling past the helpless Ward. That will have done his chances of partnering Ibrahimovic at Euro 2016 no harm whatsoever.
Bale has made a difference since coming on, but he will be disappointed with his free-kick attempt. Positioned 30 yards from goal, he steps up but sends his delivery straight into the wall. It has been a thoroughly disappointing afternoon for the Welsh.
WASTED! Wales are awarded a free-kick by the near corner flag after Durmaz wipes out Bale with an unnecessarily strong challenge. The subsequent delivery eventually falls to Church, who stayed onside, but he only succeeds in hooking the ball way over the bar.
Ashley Williams is really struggling for Wales. He winces as he goes down inside his own half and, once again, Coleman will be praying it is nothing too serious.
POOR EFFORT! That just about sums up the afternoon for the Welsh. They are awarded a free-kick in a decent position, following which the ball is laid off for Ramsey to strike, but his effort flies high into the stands.
Huws leads the Welsh charge as he surges into the area from the left. He looks to square the ball to Bale, but a vital Swedish interception denies him.
Guidetti will be keen to make an impact here. There is a little uncertainty in the Swedish camp regarding the identity of Ibrahimovic's striking partner and the Celta Vigo forward will be desperate to stake his claim.
J. Guidetti
M. Berg
Sweden
John Guidetti receives a warm reception as he is introduced into the action in place of Berg.
CLOSE! Bale cuts inside from the right flank and flashes a shot-cum-cross towards goal. King was in the area and not too far away from making a vital connection, as the ball goes narrowly wide of the target.
E. Huws
J. Williams
Wales
The other sees Emyr Huws given a run-out as Jonathan Williams makes way.
S. Church
S. Vokes
Wales
Wales make a double substitution. The first sees Vokes withdrawn following a disappointing evening and replaced by Simon Church.
There is a break in play as Olsen stays down following a strong aerial challenge from Bale. It was a fair one from the Real Madrid man, however, as his eyes were clearly on the ball. Hamren will be desperate to avoid another injury scare to one of his keepers following Isaksson's earlier knock.
Sweden are very much in control of this contest and they need all the momentum possible ahead of Euro 2016. They have arguably been drawn in the 'Group of Death' alongside Belgium, Italy and the Republic of Ireland.
We are into the final 20 minutes of this match with Sweden still holding a 2-0 lead. What can the Welsh do to respond?
Although Wales will be delighted to have qualified for their first European Championship, morale will not be too high at the moment. Should they go on to lose this game, they will have won one of their last seven matches, which came against Andorra.
Will Bale's introduction spark Wales into life? There have been glimpses of quality from the Welsh today, but very much few and far between as far as Coleman is concerned.
D. Edwards
D. Vaughan
Wales
A third consecutive change sees Vaughan given a breather by Coleman. David Edwards comes on in midfield.
J. Collins
J. Chester
Wales
James Collins also comes on for his 47th cap, with Chester the man to make way.
G. Bale
A. King
Wales
A huge cheer rings around the stadium as Bale is introduced for Wales. He comes on in place of King.
Very concerning signs for Wales as Ashley Williams stays down after attacking Ramsey's free-kick. Coleman will be hoping that it is just a knock that he can easily shake off.
E. Kujović
Z. Ibrahimović
Sweden
Meanwhile, Ibrahimovic is given a breather by Hamren. Emir Kujović takes his place.
J. Durmaz
E. Forsberg
Sweden
The second sees Forsberg make way for Jimmy Durmaz.
A. Ekdal
O. Lewicki
Sweden
Sweden make three changes. The first sees Lewicki replaced by Albin Ekdal.
CHANCE! Wales look to respond immediately with King's deep cross picking out Vokes at the far post. The Burnley striker does not react quickly enough, though, and the ball slips past him to safety.
M. Lustig
Goal
Sweden
LUSTIG DOUBLES THE LEAD!!! The right-back's initial header from Kallstrom's corner is cleared off the line by Taylor but, after Johansson's effort is blocked by Ward, there is no denying the Celtic man from eventually making it 2-0.
GOOD BLOCK! A neat exchange of passes sees Forsberg unmarked in the Welsh penalty area. He squares the ball for Lustig to strike, but Wales get plenty of bodies back to block his effort.
Chester is winning just his 12th cap for Wales today - making him one of the less-experienced players in the squad. Jazz Richards and George Williams are the only outfield players to have made fewer International appearances.
That was a huge let-off for Wales! A second goal would surely have put the game beyond them. You feel it is only a matter of time before Bale is introduced.
OFF THE LINE! Berg latches onto a long ball over the top of the Welsh defence and lobs it over the onrushing Ward. It is destined for the far corner but Chester makes a vital last-ditch intervention to prevent a 2-0 deficit.
Great break from Forsberg! The winger skips away from Chester and races into the heart of the Welsh defence. He looks to play a one-two with Ibrahimovic, but Wales just about recover.
L. Augustinsson
Martin Olsson
Sweden
A second Swedish change sees Ludwig Augustinsson take Olsson's place at left-back.
D. Ward
W. Hennessey
Wales
Wales also make a switch in goal with Danny Ward replacing Hennessey.
KICK-OFF! The referee blows his whistle and Wales get the ball rolling again.
R. Olsen
A. Isaksson
Sweden
Sweden make a change in goal at the break. Isaksson was struggling towards the end of the first half and he is not risked as Robin Olsen comes on in his place.
The players are back out on the pitch and the second half is about to get underway.
Emil Forsberg's goal is the difference between the two sides at the break and Sweden are deserving of their lead in all fairness. They have been the much better team and Wales have struggled with their 4-5-1 formation.
HALF-TIME: SWEDEN 1-0 WALES
ONE MINUTE! The fourth official raises his board to indicate that there will be just a single minute of stoppage time at the end of this first half.
Isaksson is clearly struggling in goal for Sweden. He is hobbling around his area and that will be a concern for Hamren ahead of Euro 2016. The other two keepers in the squad are largely inexperienced - Robin Olsen and Patrik Carlgren boasting just four caps between them.
Wales have responded well to going behind. There is a lot more urgency in their play, but they need to push players forward to support the isolated Vokes up front.
Z. Ibrahimović
Assist
Sweden
Ibrahimovic sparked the Swedish attack and held the ball up well before laying it off for Forsberg.
E. Forsberg
Goal
Sweden
FORSBERG GIVES SWEDEN THE LEAD!!! Ibrahimovic is the instigator as he charges deep into the Welsh half. He then holds the ball up before finding Forsberg, who steadies himself before drilling past Hennessey for his second International goal.
Coleman will be keen to get his players in at half-time. They are struggling to gain a foothold in the contest at the moment and need to threaten more after the break.
NO PENALTY! Ibrahimovic launches a dangerous attack for the Swedes as he races towards the Welsh defence. He finds Lustig out wide, but his cross deflects behind for a corner off Chester. The Celtic right-back appeals for handball, but the referee is not interested.
Vokes gets into a good position as he controls Taylor's cross nicely before getting his shot away. It goes just over the bar but would not have counted anyway, as the offside flag had already been raised.
OUCH! Jonathan Williams feels the full force of Olsson's cross as it goes straight into his face. Gasps echo around the stadium, but he does eventually get back to his feet.
DISAPPOINTING! Sweden are awarded a free-kick after Vaughan rashly brings down Forsberg. There is plenty of anticipation around the stadium as Ibrahimovic stands over the dead ball, but he only succeeds in sending his delivery straight into the wall.
Olsson is incensed as the referee does not award Sweden a free-kick after he was clearly fouled by Jonathan Williams on the edge of the area. The Crystal Palace midfielder got away with one there.
The Welsh appear to be struggling adapting to the 4-5-1 formation. Vokes is very isolated as the lone striker, but the introduction of Bale will certainly spark some life into the visitors.
Wales are awarded a free-kick just inside the Sweden half after Ramsey is fouled by Johansson. This is a good opportunity for the Welsh to enjoy some time on the ball and threaten their opponents.
CLOSE! The noise inside the Friends Arena rises in anticipation as Sweden launch a dangerous attack. The ball comes to Ibrahimovic on the edge of the area, but he sweeps his shot just wide of the target.
The pace of play has slowed down a little over the past couple of minutes. The natural flow that was evident in the earlier stages of the game has gone missing for the time being.
Celtic's Lustig is one of three UK-based players in Sweden's squad for Euro 2016, along with Larsson of Sunderland and Norwich City's Olsson. Of course, that will become four should Ibrahimovic complete his speculated move to Manchester United.
OUCH! That was a very rash challenge by Lustig on Jonathan Williams. His boot was high and studs raised and, if this was not a friendly, he could well have faced more punishment from the referee than just a warning.
The 33-year-old midfielder is retiring from International duty after Euro 2016 while manager Erik Hamren will also leave his post. Both will be keen to bow out on a high in France.
Kallstrom is looking pumped up this afternoon as he looks for Ibrahimovic with a long ball that is headed behind for a corner by Davies. It is his 128th Swedish appearance this afternoon - only Isaksson and Anders Svensson have won more caps for their country.
Wales are now able to enjoy some time on the ball. With Bale starting on the bench, this is a good opportunity for the Welsh to prove to the critics that they are not just a one-man team. Their tremendous spirit was key to qualification for the European Championship for the first time.
Sweden have not lost to Wales in any of their six previous meetings, winning the last five. Their most recent encounter provided a 1-0 Swedish win in March 2010 - eight of the players that appeared in that game start today.
GREAT BLOCK! Sweden put a crisp move together around the penalty area and it almost pays dividends. Berg is slipped in behind the defence but his goalbound effort is brilliantly blocked by the last-ditch efforts of Ashley Williams.
CHANCE! The Swedes force the first corner of the game and Kallstrom swings the ball in with his trusty left foot. Lustig towers above everyone in the area but cannot keep his header down.
Sweden have settled into their rhythm fairly quickly inside the opening three minutes. They have enjoyed pretty much all of the possession and Wales are struggling to get a touch at the moment.
CHANCE! Sweden go straight onto the attack with Ibrahimovic's neat through ball causing problems on the left hand side of the penalty area. The chance falls to Olsson, but a rush of blood sees him blast it high and wide of the target.
KICK-OFF! The national anthems are observed, German referee Tobias Welz blows his whistle and Sweden get the match underway.
HERE THEY COME! The teams are making their way out onto the field and kick-off is just moments away...
WALES SUBS: Fon Williams, Allen, Robson-Kanu, Bale, G. Williams, Edwards, Richards, Ledley, Cotterill, Collins, Ward, Church, Dummett, Burns, Huws.
WALES (4-5-1): Hennessey; Gunter, A. Williams (c), Chester, Davies; J. Williams, Vaughan, Ramsey, King, Taylor; Vokes.
There is no place for Gareth Bale in the Wales starting line-up, but will play at least 30 minutes to sharpen up ahead of Euro 2016. Chris Coleman has still named a fairly strong side that includes the likes of Aaron Ramsey and captain Ashley Williams, while Sam Vokes leads the attack ahead of Hal Robson-Kanu.
SWEDEN SUBS: Olsen, Ekdal, Jansson, Nilsson, Hiljemark, Wernbloom, Augustinsson, Kujovic, Guidetti, Durmaz, Zengin, Carlgren.
SWEDEN (4-4-2): Isaksson; Lustig, Johansson, Granqvist, Olsson; Larsson, Kallstrom, Lewicki, Forsberg; Berg, Ibrahimovic (c).
Zlatan Ibrahimovic captains his country in the week that he is reportedly set to join Manchester United. He is one of six changes to the Sweden side that drew 0-0 with Slovenia on Monday, with Marcus Berg recalled to partner him up front. Erik Johansson and Martin Olsson come into defence, while Oscar Lewicki and 128-cap Kim Kallstrom are drafted into midfield.
Today's match completes the two sides' preparations ahead of Euro 2016 which starts next week. A win for either team will provide a timely confidence booster before the start of the tournament.
Good afternoon and welcome to LIVE text commentary of the International Friendly between Sweden and Wales at the Friends Arena - home of AIK.
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