Sweden Team

Having overlooked out on the World Cup, Sweden are assembly their come back to deed at a chief international competition.

They face a tough task after being drawn in Group D alongside France, England and Ukraine, and a recent friendly defeat to the Three Lions did little to suggest that this team will last long at Euro 2012.

How They Qualified

Sweden numbers his position in Euro 2012 in impressive style by beating Holland on the final night of qualifying in Group E.

The Swedes, who missed out on the 2010 World Cup, made a flying start to their European Championship qualifying campaign with wins over Hungary and San Marino, but they were brought crashing back down to Earth with a 4-1 hammering at the hands of Holland.

Star Players

This is a no-brainer; AC Milan onward Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The frank attacker once maintained he was the top player in the globe, and if Sweden is to encompass any possibility of moving ahead they will require Ibrahimovic to live up to his terms.

He played a key role in Sweden advancing to this tournament, netting five times during the qualifying campaign, and chances will certainly come his way with Kim Kallstrom in the side.