Graphic: Igor Lazarevic
The defending champions, Team Finland (1-0) will face their rivals in the IFAF 2019 European Women's Championships on Wednesday, August 14, when they face each other Team Sweden (1-0) to John Charles Stadium in Leeds. England.
Make no mistake, this may be the oldest and most vivid rivalry of women. American Soccer.
the Finnish defeated Team Sweden 21-20 in an annual match between the two last October and it was the closest to the Swedish have come to win.
Finland enters the game after typing Team Austria 50-0 in their opening match of the tournament while the Swedish fought Great Britai Teamn at the very last second with a thrilling 9-6 win.
For Finland, the key is their racing game run by Tytti Kuusinen who scored four touchdowns in the rout of L & # 39; Austria. Mari Jääskelä is also dangerous and scored a touchdown. She was also the top scorer in From Finland Overcome Sweden last october. the Finnish accumulated 398 rushing yards against L & # 39; Austria.
For Sweden, Karin Ullén is the focal point. She scored the only touchdown against Britain and received 98 yards. Strategist Linda Johansson threw for 142 yards in the opening match and in the close defeat at Finland Last October, she collected 172 yards and three touchdowns. In this game, Finland produced 261 yards on the ground.
Needless to say, it will be From Sweden air game against Team Finland 's ground attack.
Watch the game live here. Finland c. Sweden, Wed Aug 14, 3am GMT (4am EDT, 10a EDT)