Lagerback names Sweden squad for Turkey friendly

Updated: January 29, 2008, 2:45 PM ET

STOCKHOLM, Jan 29 - Sweden coach Lars Lagerback on Tuesday named a 20-man squad for a friendly international against Turkey in Istanbul on Feb. 6.

Both sides have qualified for the 2008 Euro championships in Austria and Switzerland in June.


Goalkeepers: Andreas Isaksson (Manchester City), Rami Shaaban (Fredrikstad)

Defenders: Matias Concha (VfL Bochum), Petter Hansson (Stade Rennes), Daniel Majstorovic (FC Basel), Mikael Nilsson (Panathinaikos), Peter Larsson (Halmstad), Fredrik Stoor (Rosenborg Trondheim)

Midfielders: Anders Svensson (Elfsborg), Christian Wilhelmsson (Bolton Wanderers), Kim Kallstrom (Olympique Lyon), Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City), Kennedy Bakircioglu (Ajax Amsterdam), Behrang Safari (Malmo), Rasmus Lindgren (Ajax Amsterdam), Samuel Holmen (Brondby)

Strikers: Johan Elmander (Toulouse), Markus Rosenberg (Werder Bremen), Dusan Djuric (FC Zurich), Marcus Berg (Groningen). (Writing by Oliver Grassman, editing by Rex Gowar

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