Poland vs. Sweden live score, updates, highlights & lineups from European World Cup playoff final

Poland and Sweden meet in the final round of the European World Cup qualifiers, with the winner earning a place at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Sweden saw off the Czech Republic in the semifinals of the qualifiers thanks to a 110th-minute winner from Robin Quaison last week.

Poland were given a bye to the final round due to Russia’s international ban from World Cup football. 

These two sides faced each other in an epic at the Euro 2021 tournament last summer, with Sweden winning a five goal epic thanks to a 94th minute winner from Viktor Claesson. Don’t discount this game from having a similar outcome.

Sporting News is following the match live and providing live score updates, commentary.

Poland vs. Sweden live score

  1H 2H Final
Poland 0
Sweden 0

Goals:
 

(All times Eastern)

19th Min: CHANCE FOR SWEDEN!

Alexander Isak breaks away and plays in Emil Forsberg who’s left footed strike is well saved by Szczensy who turns it round the post for a corner. Great play from the young striker!

12th Min: Shot on Target for Sweden, as Robin Quaison fires a shot from distance that’s easily gathered by Szczesny.

9th Min: Half-Chance for Poland!

Matty Cash plays a curling cross in and Lewandowski rises but heads wide!

8th Min: Good play from Poland sees Robert Lewandowski found in the box but he was ruled offside! 

Speaking of strikers, will we see Zlatan Ibrahimovic in this game? We hope so!

6th Min: Scrappy start to the game, but the crowd is in full voice!

KICK-OFF

1:45 p.m.: It’s a huge night of international football ahead of us, but who will make it to the 2022 World Cup finals in Qatar?

Poland vs. Sweden lineups

Poland starting lineup (3-4-1-2 left to right): Szczesny— Bielik, Glik, Bednarek— Cash, Goralski, Moder, Bereszynski— Zielinski, Szymanski, Lewandowski

Poland subs (12): To be confirmed

Sweden starting lineup (4-4-2, left to right): Olsen — Augustinsson, Lindelof, Danielson, Krafth — Forsberg, Karlstrom, Olsson, Kulusevski – Quaison, Isak

Sweden subs (12): To be confirmed

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