Internationals: Sweden see off Macedonia as Alexander Kacaniklic strikes
Sweden warmed up for their World Cup qualifier against Austria with a 1-0 friendly victory over Macedonia.
Last Updated: 03/06/13 11:08pm
Alexander Kacaniklic scored the only goal of the game six minutes before the break at Swedbank Stadion to guide the hosts to victory.
Sweden will be looking to boost their qualification hopes with victory against Austria as they currently trail Group C leaders Germany by eight points, albeit with two games in hand.
Austria and Republic of Ireland are level points with Sweden, although they have each played an extra match.
In another international friendly on Monday night, Belarus won 2-0 in Estonia.
Anton Putsilo put Estonia ahead in the 32nd minute before Vitaly Rodionov confirmed victory 10 minutes from time.