Nils Liedholm

  • Gre-No-Li: Sweden’s trinity of greats echo down the years

    December 1, 2012

    During this year’s London Olympics, the football tournament was something of a sideshow, notable chiefly for favourites Brazil again failing to secure their first triumph at the games. The previous time London acted as hosts, for the ‘austerity games’ of 1948, the event was the springboard for a trio of particularly gifted attackers.