Sweden’s forward Stina Blackstenius is congratulated by team-mates after scoring her side’s second goal in the World Cup quarter-final against Germany at Roazhon Park in Rennes. Photograph:  Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images

Sweden 2 Germany 1 Sweden pulled off a shock 2-1 victory over Germany in Rennes to reach the semi-finals of the Women’s World Cup and a meeting with (...)

Sweden’s Lina Hurtig celebrates scoring their fourth goal in the Women’s Word Cup game against  Thailand at Stade de Nice. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Sweden 5 Thailand 1 Sweden produced a breathtaking display of attacking football to thrash Thailand 5-1 in Nice on Sunday and book their place in the(...)