Sweden coach Janne Andersson grew up watching English football and is relishing Saturday's World Cup quarter-final tie in Samara.
England's Harry Kane leads the Golden Boot race on six but Sweden captain and new father Andreas Granqvist is up to the challenge.
A groin injury restricted Jamie Vardy to a warm-up with his England team-mates ahead of their World Cup quarter-final against Sweden.
We take a look at the other hosts to have exceeded expectations as Russia prepare for their World Cup quarter-final against Croatia.
Natural technique, dedication and a sharp tactical mind are behind England star Kieran Trippier's rise according to his former youth coach.
Sweden and England will battle it out for a place in the World Cup semi-finals. Will the Three Lions' Nordic nightmare continue in Samara?
Talk of gamesmanship from England in their World Cup run is wide of the mark, according to Kieran Trippier, who praised his 'clever' team.
After Spain in 2010 and Germany 2014, Pep Guardiola is now responsible for a cluster of England players impressing in a World Cup squad.
Manchester City and England's John Stones wants to make the country proud in Saturday's World Cup quarterfinal with Sweden.
Colombian fans are not happy with the performance of the officials in their World Cup last-16 defeat to England.