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Sweden 8-1 Belgium

Sweden 8-1 Belgium

In the early 20th century international football was in its infancy. You can sign up to the website 1xBet – one of betting companies in Ghana and wager on the best football matches played between national teams.

During that era, it was not unusual to see matches with an absurd number of goals. Results like 10-0 or 12-1 or anything similar wasn’t something completely out of the ordinary. However, there is a particular match in 1924 that really deserves to be remembered. On the 29th of May of that year, Sweden obtained one of the biggest wins in its history. The 1xBet Ghana website is one of the best betting companies in the country, and it allows its members to wager on the Swedish national team.

Olympic football

The first FIFA World Cup was played in 1930. Prior to the establishment of that competition, Olympic football was seen as the most important tournament of the sport. Whenever the Summer or Winter Olympics are taking place, you can make your football bet on 1xbet.com.gh/line/football on its corresponding matches.

Belgium and Sweden played against each other in the round of 16 of the tournament. This was the first match of both squads in the competition. In the 21st century, Belgium has one of the best national teams in the world. They really became a respected team after obtaining an incredible third-place in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. It is possible for you to perform your football bet on the 1xBet bookmaker on all matches of these major FIFA competitions.

Yet, as it will be discussed, in the first stages of the 20th century, Sweden had a very powerful team. They really demonstrated it in this match played in the Olympic football tournament.

How did the match go

Sweden really proved that it was far superior to Belgium during those years. Whenever either of those teams plays, you can go to http://1xbet.com.gh/live to make live wagers on all their matches.

The Swedish team completely destroyed Belgium for a final score of 8-1. The goalscorers were:

  • Rudolf Kock, who scored a hat-trick;
  • Sven Rydell, who also got a hat-trick of his own;
  • Charles Brommesson;
  • Tore Keller;
  • and Henri Larnoe, who scored the only goal for the Belgian team.

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The Swedish team eventually progressed through the tournament, and obtained a fantastic bronze medal. It is worth noting that the squad was coached by József Nagy. He was a Hungarian football coach, who is considered as one of the best managers of his era.