Get to know Swedish Premier League opponent Malmö FF

Crew will face Swedish side in preseason action on February 8th

TheCrew.com's Ashleigh Ignelzi talks with Sebastian Sundberg from the Swedish magazine Match about the upcoming preseason match with Swedish first division team Malmö FF.

The Black & Gold will face Malmö FF on February 8th as part of a double header in Bradenton, FL in preseason action. It will be in Florida preparing for the 2012 Allsvenskan season, which is the Swedish Premier League which also runs from March through November.

Through the years Malmö FF have won 15 Swedish Championship and 14 Swedish Cups.

In 1979 Malmö FF became the only Swedish team ever to reach the final of the European Cup (now Champions League).

Malmö is the club where A.C. Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimović started his career. Ibrahimović is currently Captain of the Swedish National Team who is in Group D for UEFA Euro 2012 along with France, England and Ukraine.

For more information on Malmö FF visit their website

Reporter Info: Sebastian Sundberg
http://www.facebook.com/matchplus
Twitter Name: @sundbergo