The Netherlands takes on Sweden in a very semi of the 2019 Women’s World Cup with a berth
within the finals on the road Wed at Stade des Lumières in Lyon. Kickoff is about for three p.m. ET.
These groups are available in hierarchical next to every different, with the Netherlands the eighth-ranked squad within the world and Kingdom of Sweden coming back in at No. 9.
The Swedes hope to advance to the finals for the second time, whereas the Dutch aim for his or her initial ever trips.
Netherlands and Sweden meet on Wed night for an area within the Women’s World Cup Final.
Netherlands Women vs Sweden Women Preview: Latest team news, preview and predictions
The Oranje – additionally called Leeuwinnen (the Lionesses) – are the ruling European champions once beating Denmark
within 2017 final, and have the knockout pedigree to travel all the manner on the worldwide stage.
As for the Kingdom of Sweden, the Blågult (The Blue and Yellow) haven’t upraised tableware since euro ’84,
however, Peter Gerhardsson’s facet are going to be assured of associate upset having aghast Germany within the quarters.
Netherlands and Sweden currently apprehend that holders the USA wait within the July seven final in the urban center following a dramatic 2-1 convince Phil Neville’s Lionesses in Lyon on Tuesday night.
Peter Gerhardsson’s facet aghast Germany within the quarterfinals and they are underdogs against the ruling European champions in the urban center too
The Netherlands are wanting to feature a World Cup title to their 2017 European championship success.
Having knocked out Italy, a lot of European opposition wait Sarina Wiegman’s facet in Lyon within the form of Sweden.
Netherlands vs Sweden Team News
Sweden lively seven starters in its final first-round match, primarily acquiescence the cluster to the US
and dropping into very cheap 1/2 the tournament bracket, wherever it avoided Spain, France, and England.
The strategy worked, with Sweden beating Canada and rallying from a one-goal deficit to edge European country and reach the semifinals for the fourth time.
Fridolina Rolfö is suspended for Sweden once discovering another booking against Germany,
which means Lina Hurtig can possibly replace her.
The Netherlands don’t have any recent injury considerations, with Lieke Martens returning against the European nation
following an injury scare once injuring her foot throughout goal celebrations.
Neither team have any injury or suspension worries coming back into this semi-final clash.
Vivianne Miedema has currently scored a formidable sixty one goals in mere eighty appearances for the national team.
The Netherlands, taking part in in its second Women’s World Cup, won only 1 game in its debut visit four years agone.
it’s won 5 times during this tournament with Lieke Martens, a former world player of the year,
and Vivianne Miedema combining for 3 of the team’s four goals within the knockout stages.
Netherlands XI: Van Veenendaal; Van Lunteren, Van der Gragt, Janssen, Van Dongen; Groenen, Spitse, Van de Donk; Van de Sande, Miedema, Martens
Sweden XI: Lindahl; Glas, Fischer, Sembrant, Ericsson; Rubensson, Seger; Jakobsson, Asllani, Hurtig; Blackstenius
Netherlands vs Sweden TV channel and live stream information
BBC Sport has live coverage of every match on television, via the red button and through the BBC Sport website.
The competition’s opener will be broadcast live on BBC One with live coverage beginning from 7:30pm, and streamed online via the BBC iPlayer.
NewGersy Sport will have full coverage of the match via our LIVE blog.
Prediction: Netherlands 2-1 Sweden
Netherlands vs Sweden
Fifa Women’s World Cup 2019: Semi-final
Venue: Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Lyon, France
Date: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Kick-off time: 8pm BST, today
- ET: Netherlands 1-0 Sweden (8pm)
- Groenen scores in ET (99)
- WWC semi-final
- Winner plays USA in final
- Loser faces England