Sweden FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023: Schedule, Squad, Live Stream

Excitement for the 2023 Women’s World Cup is heating up, and Sweden’s national team, famously known as the “Blue and Yellow,” is gearing up for an impressive performance.

Coming off a strong third-place finish at the 2019 World Cup, and an equally impressive silver medal win in the 2023 Summer Olympics, the team has its sights set on gold.

Fans will be eagerly following the team’s journey, and this guide will ensure you know exactly where and when to tune in, no matter where in the world you are.

Sweden FIFA Women's World Cup 2023

Sweden Women’s World Cup Schedule

July 23South Africa5 p.m.7 a.m.Sky Stadium, New Zealand
July 29Italy7:30 p.m.9:30 a.m.Sky Stadium, New Zealand
August 2Argentina7 p.m.9 a.m. FMG Stadium, New Zealand

Sweden Women’s World Cup Squad 2023

The Sweden Women’s World Cup Squad 2023, led by coach Peter Gerhardsson, features a diverse blend of talent. The team boasts experienced players like the captain Caroline Seger, with 235 caps, and the seasoned defenders Linda Sembrant and Magdalena Eriksson.

On the offensive front, the team is enriched by Sofia Jakobsson and Stina Blackstenius, while Fridolina Rolfö from Barcelona is another notable player in the forward line. Young talents like Hanna Lundkvist and Anna Sandberg also make their presence felt in this talented squad.

Goalkeepers Zećira Mušović and Jennifer Falk complete the 23-player squad, ready to defend Sweden’s goalpost. With a blend of experience and young blood, Sweden is all set for a promising performance at the Women’s World Cup 2023.

GKZećira Mušović2710Chelsea (England)
DFJonna Andersson3080Hammarby IF (Sweden)
DFLinda Sembrant36136Juventus (Italy)
DFHanna Lundkvist214Atlético Madrid (Spain)
DFAnna Sandberg202BK Häcken (Sweden)
DFMagdalena Eriksson2995Chelsea (England)
FWMadelen Janogy2733Hammarby IF (Sweden)
FWLina Hurtig2762Arsenal (England)
MFKosovare Asllani33170AC Milan (Italy)
FWSofia Jakobsson33144San Diego Wave FC (USA)
FWStina Blackstenius2790Arsenal (England)
GKJennifer Falk3016BK Häcken (Sweden)
DFAmanda Ilestedt3064Paris Saint-Germain (France)
DFNathalie Björn2650Everton (England)
FWRebecka Blomqvist2522VfL Wolfsburg (Germany)
MFFilippa Angeldahl2640Manchester City (England)
MFCaroline Seger (captain)38235Rosengård (Sweden)
FWFridolina Rolfö2977Barcelona (Spain)
MFJohanna Rytting Kaneryd2625Chelsea (England)
MFHanna Bennison2033Everton (England)
GKTove Enblom280KIF Örebro (Sweden)
MFOlivia Schough32105Rosengård (Sweden)
MFElin Rubensson3078BK Häcken (Sweden)

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 TV Channel & Rights

Football lovers in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark have a lot to cheer about as Nent now holds the rights to broadcast the Women’s World Cup 2023 in these countries.

All 64 matches will be available to watch on Viaplay, with select matches being broadcasted on Nent’s free TV channels.

How to Stream Women’s World Cup 2023 from outside of Sweden?

If you’re not in Sweden but still want to follow the team’s progress with Swedish commentary, there’s an easy solution: use a VPN service.

ExpressVPN, for example, will allow you to connect to a Swedish server, giving you access to local streams.

Similarly, if you want to watch every match for free with English commentary, you can connect to a UK server to access broadcasts on the BBC and ITVX.

How to Watch FIFA Women’s World Cup in Sweden?

In Sweden, Viaplay and Viasat are the go-to platforms for streaming the Women’s World Cup. Viaplay will live-stream all the World Cup matches for SEK 379/month, also offering access to other sports events.

On the other hand, Viasat is offering a free trial for the first 2 months, after which a channel package starts from SEK 235/month.

Can I Watch Soccer World Cup Free in Sweden?

While some matches will be available on Nent’s free TV channels, to watch all 64 games, you’ll need a Viaplay subscription.

While this is a paid service, it offers full access to the Women’s World Cup and many more sports events.

FAQ about Sweden Women’s World Cup 2023

Has Sweden ever won the Women’s World Cup?

As of 2023, Sweden’s Women’s national team has not claimed the Women’s World Cup title. However, they’ve had impressive performances, reaching the finals once and securing third place three times. Their best finish was as runners-up in 2003, and they took home the bronze in 1991, 2011, and 2019.

Who is the top female soccer player in Sweden?

Fridolina Rolfö holds the title as one of Sweden’s most acclaimed female soccer players. She’s not just a star at home; she also shines globally as part of Barcelona’s women’s team. Among her notable achievements are winning the Diamond Ball and being nominated for the esteemed Ballon d’Or award.

Which teams will Sweden face in the 2023 Women’s World Cup?

Sweden is part of Group G in the 2023 Women’s World Cup, sharing the group stage with Italy, Argentina, and South Africa. Their World Cup journey begins with a match against South Africa on July 23.

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