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Sorry Ireland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal hands Sweden victory in Kazakhstan
The Irish team’s Group C rivals narrowly prevailed thanks to a goal from their star striker.

Updated at 18.54

IRISH FANS STILL hoping that the side can pull off a miraculous turnaround and qualify for the World Cup won’t exactly be encouraged by news that Sweden have beaten Kazakhstan1-0  today.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored for his side in the opening seconds with a neat finish, after being played through on goal.

It remained 1-0 with for the remainder of the match, with the hosts failing to score despite several good chances.

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