Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

The Best Photos from Sweden vs. South Korea

In front of a yellow-clad crowd, Sweden's Andreas Granqvist converted a VAR-called penalty in the 64th minute to put Sweden up 1-0. It was all the Swedes would need to edge South Korea and win their first World Cup opening match since 1958. Here, the best pictures from the tightly contested affair...

Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Mason/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Jan Kruger/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

More World Cup Stories

Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Jan Kruger/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Adam Pretty - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Sweden v Korea Republic: Group F - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Clive Mason/Getty Images



For more FOTO stories directly in your inbox, sign up for our weekly newsletter.