Euro 2016: Sweden Zlatan Ibrahimovic shaken by Ireland

Sweden could only manage a draw against the stubborn Irish

The Swedes have snatched the draw against stubborn Irishman, who may regret not having kept their small goal lead until the end.

With his heart, shook Eire (1-1) a team of Swedish jet and not helped by a lackluster performance from its star Ibrahimovic on Monday in the first match in Group E of Euro 2016. the Irish have scored all the goals. There first had this splendid strike Hoolahan (48 ‘). Ibrahimovic then “zlatané” Clark’s head who deflected the ball into his own goal (72 ‘). Neither side can rejoice in this sharing points. In the group of death, both of them will indeed then face Belgium and Italy and this was the opportunity to take full points.

Swedes a time apathetic

The Swedes, however, did not do much by being very apathetic and overwhelmed in the middle until the opener. They then responded, but noted that they have framed any of their shots. Often very low, Ibra was unnecessary. Tidy Swedish star has still enjoyed a breath of fresh air to place a pass that allowed to equalize. Sweden, then folded in defense, Ireland argued enthusiasm to bite into the part. Very active with three shots, including one on the bar, Hendrick could even open the scoring early in a carbon copy of the game comes from the English cousin and rival Saturday against Russia.

A draw frustrating for Ireland

At 1-1, the meeting that was worth far mainly for its commitment, came alive a bit but the overall technical inaccuracies on both sides prevented the score to evolve more. The former striker Paris SG leaves the opportunity for the Portuguese Ronaldo to be the first to score in four consecutive Euros. For Ireland, the entry of the star Robbie Keane could revitalize the game. As in 2009 when Thierry Henry had used his hand to mark William Gallas and qualify France in the 2010 World Cup, the Emerald Isle restarts the Stade de France with the same zero frustrating. While this does not take off the team, it is always better than three defeats in the previous edition. After a difficult preparation phase, the oldest team in the tournament nevertheless concedes a seventh finals straight game without a win. Sweden she seemed to have more certainty at kickoff but not at the final whistle. It will take the band to Ibra wakes against the two biggest pieces of the group after the disappointment against an opponent to reach


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