Hugo Lloris' brutal howler hands Sweden a win over France

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Exasperated France coach Didier Deschamps told a news conference: "Sure, he (Lloris) should have cleared it and sent the ball up the pitch, he knows that and I can't keep repeating it".

Belgium have a four-point lead over second placed Greece in their qualifying group and are well placed to qualify for next year's World Cup finals in Russian Federation.

The Toulouse midfielder collected a low clearance from Lloris close to the halfway line and clinically lifted the ball into the unguarded net to earn a 2-1 victory that leaves Sweden top of Group A in qualifying for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation.

In Group B Marc Rebes' first-half header earned Andorra their first competitive victory since 2004 as they beat Hungary 1-0. "It is true we wondered about them after the worldwide retirements of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Kim Kallstrom, but there is a new generation that has taken over and that brings a lot of freshness".

The punishing goal means Sweden have moved to the top of Group A on goal difference, with Les Bleus stuck in second spot. With the game winding down and a draw seeming the most likely result, an own goal from Cavaco Cancelo in injury time swung the game in the Swedes' favour. In the last 5 Sweden vs France Head-to-Head matches, France won 3 times, Sweden once and 1 ends in a draw.

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He made a decision to take a touch after receiving the ball back, but his punt forward went straight to former Sunderland man Toivonen. It is unfortunate for him and for the whole team.

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben put the Netherlands ahead after 21 minutes.

Making his national record 131st worldwide appearance - and on his 33rd birthday - attacking midfielder Wesley Sneijder made it 2-0 with a right-foot blast from outside the penalty area in the 34th.

"The match against Netherlands at Stade de France on August 31 was always going to be important". They had to come from behind to win against Sweden as well.

Paul Pogba went close to handing France the lead 10 minutes into the second half, but his strike from the edge of the area sailed narrowly wide of the upright.