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UEFA award abandoned match to Swedes

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Sweden have been awarded a 3-0 victory over Denmark by UEFA following last Saturday´s abandoned Euro 2008 qualifier.

German referee Herbert Fandel abandoned the match in Northern Ireland´s Group F in the closing stages with the scores level at 3-3 at Copenhagen´s Parken Stadium.

He had awarded a penalty to Sweden and given a red card to Denmark´s Christian Poulsen when a spectator came on to the pitch and assaulted him.

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