Sunderland midfielder Larsson excited facing England

Sunderland's Sweden midfielder Sebastian Larsson is excited to be facing England in the Euros. Facing the country where he plays his club football is an attractive challenge for Larsson.

Sunderland's Sweden midfielder Sebastian Larsson is excited to be facing England in the Euros.

Facing the country where he plays his club football is an attractive challenge for Larsson.

He told safc.com: "Games against England are always special for Swedes, because the people back home have followed English football for ever.

"It's the main league people follow back home so the game will definitely be special.

"We know it will be very tough and England will go into the game as favourites, but we know we are capable of winning if we play well."

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