Sweden 0-1 France: Kylian Mbappe ignites his side’s Nations League campaign as the world champions scrape past Janne Andersson’s men
- Kylian Mbappe scored the only goal as France scraped past Sweden 1-0
- Mbappe struck in the first half from a tight angle past Sweden’s Robin Olsen
- This was their first match in their Nations League Group 3 on Saturday night
- Portugal beat Croatia to move level with France at the top of Group 3
Mbappe struck in the first half from a tight angle past Sweden’s Robin Olsen.
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: Kylian Mbappe of France celebrates after scoring his team’s first goal on Saturday night
Mbappe scores the opening goal past Sweden’s goalkeeper Robin Olsen in the Nations League
Sweden XI: P. Bengtsson, M. Berg, S. Larsson, Ekdal, M. Lustig, Forsberg, P. Jansson, R. Olsen, Lindelof, Quaison, K. Olsson
Subs: G. Svensson, K. Nordfeldt, K. Johnsson, Guidetti, Augustinsson, Krafth, I. Thelin, Helander, S. Holmén, K. Sema, Svanberg, Kulusevski.
France XI: Lloris, Giroud, Griezmann, Digne, Varane, Kante, Rabiot, Kimpembe, Dubois, Mbappe, Upamecano.
Subs: Sissoko, N’Zonzi, Ben Yedder, Fekir, Maignan, Lenglet, Martial, F Mendy, Lucas, Ikone, E. Camavinga.
Sweden’s midfielder Kristoffer Olsson (L) and France’s forward Anthony Martial vie for the ball
France’s Oliver Giroud (L) and Sweden’s Pontus Jansson in action on Saturday evening