Swedish striker humbled with four goals against PNG

Swedish four-goal hero Stina Blackstenius knows she will need that confidence against Brazil in her country’s final Group A match.

The winner of the match to be played on Sunday will join Korea DPR into the next stage of the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea.       

Blackstenius speaking through a translator said it was team performance and she was happy to score four goals.

Sweden defeated PNG 6-0 yesterday at Sir John Guise Stadium in Port Moresby.

“We went in the game to win the game, to set up our game against the Brazil, and scoring six goals in a match will make you happy,” Blackstenius said.

Also Sweden coach Calle Barrling said the performance of his star striker makes him full of confident to get the win against Brazil.

He said Blackstenius is one of the important players in the Sweden team.

Picture: Sweden striker Stina Blackstenius in action last night. Picture Source: FIFA.COM


Charles Yapumi