"Asllani: ”oh my God – we play for the same country”"
"Landslagsåret 2018 ended up with an infected economic debate between ladies, gentlemen and the Swedish football association."
"2019 hope Kosovare Asllani, 29, that the focus is on football and that the players support each other."
"– oh my God, we play for the same country, " she says."
"New year and a new landslagssäsong."
"The last landed in the Nilla Fischer's inflammatory speech on gender equality at Fotbollsgalan and a subsequent debate. Men's national team captain Andreas Granqvist was critical and felt unfairly treated. "
"the Swedish football association, pointed to a misunderstanding, Nilla Fisher later commented, the debate both in Sportbladet, and in the newspaper Expressen."
"Kosovare Asllani is as well as Nilla Fischer, Caroline Seger, and Hedvig Lindahl, one of the strong voices in the women's team regarding equality and inequality. "
"But in 2019 she hopes also to focus on football."
"– That which is done, and nothing that I want to comment further, " she says and points out,"
" We shall continue to focus on what's important: playing football."
"it Is important that you put it and possibly grudges behind you?"
"– oh my God, we play for the same country. We support each other and look forward. We want to play football and the other is done with."
"then Let us focus on football."
"the national team is right now on a camp in south Africa. Tomorrow plays the team in an unofficial friendly match against hemmanationen. On Tuesday, meet the law in a real match."
"– It was the same thing last year. The first is a little bit of get-up-friendly game. More for the physical side. The second match is the real one. But in both matches, it gives the opportunity to practice the tactical details of how we are going to play, " says Kosovare Asllani on the phone from south Africa."
"– For players is the camp a starting point for this summer's championships in France. On the way to the world CUP in France, hopes the 29-year-old ”Kosse” that the team continues to develop the offensive game."
"are Disadvantaged by the schedule of the world CUP."
"the Trend was fine in 2018,"
"What is most important for the team until the summer?"
" It is important to reiterate the tactical elements, to search the surfaces we want to play on. To get a run in our game and that we can continue to play for the central players. It is all about grinding to the details, to put the game and the tactical pieces. Försvarsspelet we have."
"How much you can develop the offensive game for the summer?"
" We know that we have it in us. We have had good results, when we won against England away 2-0 (november 2018). Then, it is about that people should be all injury-free and perform in klubblagen,"
"speaking Of that deliver. The striker Stina Blackstenius was in form during the autumn. Linköping is said to be on the lookout for her, to get her home from Montpellier. Have you as a LFC player in the mission to persuade her...?"
"– (laughter) no, I can not comment. "
"the national Team has several occasions in the spring to put the framework of this summer's world CUP."
"In the collection in south Africa have the players and the leaders discussed the fact that occurs in case Sweden wins their world CUP group. When will national team to have the whole three days fewer days of rest than their next opponents. Seen from this perspective, it is more beneficial to come second in the group, where Sweden meets the united states, Thailand and Chile. Landslagschefen Marika Domanski Lyfors pointed out the weaknesses in the match schedule for the Fifa."
" It is clear we have discussed it and it feels like a big difference at three or six days. But there are both advantages and disadvantages. It can be an advantage, it is inside the matchtempot, points out that the ”Kosse”."
"Played 121 caps"
"Kosovare Asllani, who played 121 matches, made 31 goals and is a key player on the offensive, pointing to the possibility of having a strong team in ledarstaben that during the world CUP qualifiers have shown that the methods used to create a sharp and decisive q & a is good."
"the Players can now focus only on their physical and mental status between matches."
"– It is a great strength to have the team that can solve it. We have in the matches, able to control the game and ensured that the opponents are not playing in the best way, " says Kosovare Asllani."
"According to the team's press officer Fredrik Madestam is all the players in the squad available for the team's friendly match during Thursday morning."
"January: the national Team is currently in camp in south Africa. During the Thursday waiting for an official friendly game against south Africa, next Tuesday 22 January meet the law in an official international match."
"Februariu002Fmars: Algarve cup. Sweden meets Switzerland and Portugal initially."
"April: a Home fixture at the Friends Arena with Germany. Here's hoping Copenhagen on the attendance record. Sporting a strong opponent."
"May world CUP camp on home soil in Sweden. The details are not clear yet. This will likely further friendly to be arranged."
"June: world CUP starts. Sweden face Chile on June 11, Thailand on June 16 and the US on 20 June."