Stockholm - Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been
declared fit to play in his country's Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Austria on
The 33-year-old Paris Saint-Germain striker came off at
half-time in Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Russia in Moscow, complaining of an
apparent abdominal injury.
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The Swedish Football Federation confirmed, however, that
Ibrahimovic, capped 106 times with 56 goals scored for the national side, would
be in Tuesday's line-up.
Coach Erik Hamren has opted to revert to a 4-4-2 formation
after unsuccessfully trying out 4-5-1 in the Russia defeat.
Sweden are second in Group G with three games remaining, one
point clear of the Russians and seven behind leaders Austria, who need just one
point to seal their berth in France.For
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