Seb Larsson

Larsson wins call-up

by Stuart Vose

Swede named for clash with club colleagues.

Sunderland's Seb Larsson has been named in the Sweden squad for next week's game against the Republic of Ireland.

The Group C World Cup qualifying clash will take place on Friday 22nd March (KO 18.45 GMT) in Stockholm.

Larsson could be pitted against club colleagues John O'Shea, James McClean and Keiren Westwood, all of whom have been named in the Ireland squad.

The Irish also have a second game, against Austria, pencilled in at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on March 26.