2017–18 Svenska Cupen

The 2017–18 Svenska Cupen was the 62nd season of the Svenska Cupen and the sixth season with the current format. The winners of the competition earned a place in the second qualifying round of the 2018–19 UEFA Europa League, unless they had already qualified for European competition in the 2018–19 season, in which case the qualification spot went to fourth-placed team of the 2017 Allsvenskan. A total of 96 clubs entered the competition.[1]

2017–18 Svenska Cupen
Country Sweden
Dates7 June 2017 – 10 May 2018
Teams96 (competition proper)
ChampionsDjurgårdens IF (5th title)
Runners-upMalmö FF
Top goal scorer(s)Edin Hamidović (7 goals)

The first two rounds were played between 7 June and 10 October 2017 respectively. The first round draw was announced on 20 March 2017, and the draw for the second round was announced on 3 August 2017.[2] The group stage was played on the last two weekends in February 2018, and the last group stage round was played on 3 and 4 March 2018. The following quarter-finals and semi-finals were played on the weekends of 10 March and 17 March 2018 respectively, before the tournament ended with the final on 10 May 2018. Times up to 28 October 2017 and from 25 March 2018 are CEST (UTC+2). Times from 29 October 2017 to 24 March 2018 are CET (UTC+1).

Djurgårdens IF won their fifth Svenska Cupen title on 10 May 2018 after defeating Malmö FF 3–0.

Round and draw datesEdit

The schedule of the competition is as follows.

Phase Round Draw date and time Match date
Initial rounds Round 1 20 March 2017 7 June – 2 August 2017
Round 2 3 August 2017 16 August – 10 October 2017
Group stage Matchday 1 20 November 2017 9–19 February 2018
Matchday 2 24 – 26 February 2018
Matchday 3 3 – 4 March 2018
Knockout stage Quarter-finals 4 March 2018 10 – 13 March 2018
Semi-finals 4 March 2018 17 – 18 March 2018
Final 21 March 2018 10 May 2018

TeamsEdit

Round Clubs
remaining
Clubs
involved
Winners from
previous round
New entries
this round
Leagues entering at this round
Qualifying Rounds 112 18 none 18 Division 1 (3 teams)
Division 2 (4 teams)
Division 3 (2 teams)
Division 4 (8 teams)
Division 5 (1 team)
Round 1 96 64 2 62 Division 1 (17 teams)
Division 2 (25 teams)
Division 3 (10 teams)
Division 4 (10 teams)
Round 2 64 64 32 32 Allsvenskan
Superettan
Group stage 32 32 32 none none
Quarter-finals 8 8 8 none none
Semi-finals 4 4 4 none none
Final 2 2 2 none none

Round 1Edit

64 teams from the third tier or lower of the Swedish league system competed in this round. The matches were played on 2 August 2017 at the latest.[3]

7 June 2017 (2017-06-07) Landvetter IS (5) 1–1 (a.e.t.)
(6–5 p)
Assyriska BK (3)Landvetter
13:00 Forsman   79' Report Selim   51' Stadium: Landvetter IP
Attendance: 350
Referee: Fredrik Oppong
7 June 2017 (2017-06-07) Vasalunds IF (3) 4–3Västerås SK (3)Solna, Stockholm
19:00 Pavey  8', 18', 58'
Own goal   67'
Report Johansson   42'
D. Kosik Sulaiman   59'
A. Kosik Sulaiman   87'
Stadium: Skytteholms IP
Attendance: 206
Referee: Viktor Dovresjö
7 June 2017 (2017-06-07) Vänersborgs IF (4)0–2 IK Oddevold (3) Värsborgne
19:00 Report Edvardsen   1'
Niklasson   71'
Stadium: Vänersvallen Nord
Attendance: 255
Referee: Kastriot Gerxhaliu
7 June 2017 (2017-06-07) Tullinge TP FK (6) 4–3IFK Haninge (4)Tullinge
20:00 Bahrami   38'
Akbas   57'
Bjurholm   68'
Dalawe   83'
Report Ceric   2'
Eminovic   71', 80'
Stadium: Brantbrinks IP
Attendance: 312
Referee: Augin Melki
13 June 2017 (2017-06-13) Eskilsminne IF (4)0–2 Landskrona BoIS (3) Helsingborg
19:00 Report Zahui   7'
Tkacz   58'
Stadium: Harlyckans IP
Attendance: 651
Referee: Bobby Sjögren
14 June 2017 (2017-06-14) Boo FK (4)1–2 Arameiska-Syrianska IF (3) Nacka, Stockholm
19:00 Sanneh   1' Report Borsali   36'
Awrohum   55'
Stadium: Boovallen
Attendance: 120
Referee: Mohammad Dabestani
14 June 2017 (2017-06-14) Torslanda IK (4)1–4 Utsiktens BK (3) Torslanda
19:00 Salihu   58' Report Mogren   22'
Book   56'
Angelin   67'
Lipovac   72'
Stadium: Torslandavallen 1 Grass
Attendance: 180
Referee: Denis Oppong
14 June 2017 (2017-06-14) FC Arlanda (6)1–3 Gamla Upsala SK (4) Märsta
19:30 Aslan  48' Report Lundin   13'
Watson   19'
Yaldir   28'
Stadium: Midgårdsvallen Konstgräs
Attendance: 285
Referee: Odai Alwani
14 June 2017 (2017-06-14) BKV Norrtälje (4)0–5 Sollentuna FK (3) Norrtälje
19:30 Report Sonko   43', 47'
Johansson   56'
Gustafsson   75', 78'
Stadium: Norrtälje Sportcentrum
Attendance: 217
Referee: Ejub Mehic
26 June 2017 (2017-06-26) Borås AIK (6)1–7 Husqvarna FF (3) Borås
19:00 Nishada   85' Report Al-Ammari   12'
Gwargis   30', 32'
S. Dimitrijevic   40'
Mawana   43'
A. Dimitrijevic   60'
Hamidovic   64'
Stadium: Bodavallen
Attendance: 80
Referee: Christer Hallén
22 July 2017 (2017-07-22) Ytterhogdals IK (5)1–4 Härnösands FF (4) Ytterhogdal
15:00 Sama N´Gamb   5' Report Wiking   12'
Toure   13', 15'
Koidan   91'
Stadium: Svedjevallen
Attendance: 125
Referee: Robert Ahlman
23 July 2017 (2017-07-23) Torstorps IF (5) 3–1Assyriska Turabdin IK (4)Finspång
17:00 Skatka   49'
Pynnönen   59'
Halili   69'
Report Strandsäter   83' Stadium: Atlaslunden
Attendance: 212
Referee: Paul Shamoun
25 July 2017 (2017-07-25) IFK Hässleholm (4)1–5 Hittarps IK (4) Skåne County, Hässleholm
19:00 D. Gunnarsson   67' Report A. Berisha   10', 29'
A. Kopfinger   12', 38'
E. Rosqvist   78'
Stadium: Österås IP
Attendance: 78
Referee: Fredrik Rönning
25 July 2017 (2017-07-25) Kvibille BK (6) 4–1Skrea IF (6)Kvibille
19:00 R. Larsson   12', 69'
D. Gunnarsson   77', 90'
Report Z. Hansson   46' Stadium: Björkevi
Referee: Alexander Eriksson
25 July 2017 (2017-07-25) Sävedalens IF (4)1–2 Tvååkers IF (4) Sävedalen
19:00 S. Aganspahic   78' Report A. Winbo   57'
J. Barucic   93'
Stadium: Vallhamra
Attendance: Marcus Lundgren
25 July 2017 (2017-07-25) Södertälje FK (4)0–2 Assyriska IF (4) Södertälje
19:30 Report K. Moilo   22'
R. Lönn   25'
Stadium: Östertälje IP
Referee: Richard Holöien
26 July 2017 (2017-07-26) Bollnäs GIF FF (4) 4–2IFK Timrå (4)Bollnäs
19:00 D. Ölander   28'
J. Sköld   33'
V. Roos   105'
C. Brolin   122'
Report Own Goal   17'
O. Widahl   83'
Stadium: Sävstaås IP
Attendance: 204
Referee: Patrik Larsson
29 July 2017 (2017-07-29) Dalhem IF (6)0–1 IFK Aspudden-Tellus (4) Dalhem
17:00 Report F. Crona   37' Stadium: Dalhem IP
Attendance: 220
Referee: Vedad Kestendzic
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Sandvikens IF (3)0–1 IK Brage (3) Sandviken
18:00 Report S. Ilic   9' Stadium: Jernvallen
Attendance: 2,026
Referee: Mohamed Nablsi
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Kalmar AIK FK (5)0–2 Nybro IF (4) Kalmar
18:00 Report F. Berg   45', 72' Stadium: Fredriksskans
Attendance: 67
Referee: Yousef Issa
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) IFK Karlshamn (5)0–6 Kristianstad FC (3) Karlshamn
18:00 Report E. Åberg   7', 58'
N. Girmai Netabay   29'
A. Grahm   31', 90'
B. Mark Antonsson   54'
Stadium: Vägga IP
Attendance: 125
Referee: Jakob Magnetorp
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Karlbergs BK (4)0–4 Akropolis IF (3) Stockholm
19:00 Report A. Rajamohan   26'
K. Stavrothanasopoulos   58'
K. Gezos   71'
M. Haglind Sangré   74'
Stadium: Stadshagens IP
Referee: Nino Baresso
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Huddinge IF (4)1–4 Enskede IK (3) Huddinge
19:00 J. Andres Almendra Cifuentes   70' Report F. Sanneh   22', 29', 40'
P Micic   54'
Stadium: Källbrinks IP
Attendance: 101
Referee: Tom Ghorbani
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) IK Sleipner (4)3–3 (a.e.t.)
(1–4 p)
Värmbols FC (4) Norrköping
19:00 M. Kemppainen   8'
D. Andersson   83'
J. Roxström   120'
Report V. Benca   9'
J. Juhlin   15'
E. Lindgren   117'
Stadium: Östgötaporten
Attendance: 105
Referee: Håkan Söderman
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Örebro Syrianska IF (4)2–2 (a.e.t.)
(4–5 p)
Karlstad BK (4) Örebro
19:00 M. Abdulrahman Mohammad   8'
B. Gorgis   63'
Report V. Nikola   37'
A. Beqiri   49'
Stadium: Örnsro IP
Referee: Arian Chalak
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Melleruds IF (6)0–6 Carlstad United BK (3) Mellerud
19:00 Report U. Ike   30', 65'
S. Carlsson   44', 85'
C. Nyman   79'
L. Haidar   81'
Stadium: Rådavallen
Attendance: 175
Referee: Andreas Ekholm
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Vimmerby IF (4)0–4 Oskarshamns AIK (3) Vimmerby
19:00 Report P. Eliassi   13', 82'
C. Christensson   62'
M. Karlsson   68'
Stadium: Skobes Arena
Referee: Almir Kadiric
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) BK Olympic (5)2–3 Lunds BK (4) Lindängens
19:00 G. Steven   90', 96' Report D. Sax   39'
K. Mjörnman   109', 118'
Stadium: Lindängens IP
Referee: Daniel Books
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) IFK Falköping FF (5)2–4 FC Trollhättan (4) Kinnarp
19:00 F. Rushiti   26'
F. Menxhiqi   66'
Report R. Jansson   17'
F. Sundström   1', 80'
J. Emanuelsson   92'
Stadium: Kinnemo
Attendance: 125
Referee: Daniel Särén
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Skara FC (6)0–9 Skövde AIK (3) Lidköping
19:00 Report R. Örqvist   36', 55', 62'
B. Yonakhir   51'
I. Alushaj   52'
B Jobe   59'
I. Alushaj   66'
R. Masch   74', 87'
Stadium: Sparbanken Arena
Referee: Albert Mustafa
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Torns IF (4) 1–0FC Rosengård 1917 (3)Stångby, Lund
19:00 O. Ahlgren   65' Report Stadium: Tornvallen
Referee: Niklas Andersson
2 August 2017 (2017-08-02) Morön BK (4)0–1 Piteå IF FF (4) Skellefteå
19:30 Report S. Naiwo   79' Stadium: Skogsvallen IP
Attendance: 278
Referee: Simon Svensson

Round 2Edit

64 teams from all levels the Swedish league system competed in this round. The 32 match winners from Round 1 were joined by the 16 teams of the 2017 Superettan and the 16 teams of the top-flight 2017 Allsvenskan. The draw was held on August 3, 2017 [4] and the matches were played on August 23 and 24, 2017.[5]

16 August 2017 (2017-08-16) Akropolis IF (3)1–3 Hammarby IF (1) Stockholm
18:30 Sosseh   6' Report Bengtsson   30'
Tanković   44'
Svendsen   90+2'
Stadium: Grimsta IP
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Patrik Eriksson
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Kristianstad FC (3)1–3 Halmstads BK (1) Kristianstad
17:30 Jawneh   53' Report Gunnlaugsson   19', 36'
Alho   64'
Stadium: Kristianstads IP
Attendance: 645
Referee: Robert Daradic
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Värmbols FC (4)0–1 AIK (1) Katrineholm
18:00 Report Stefanelli   53' (pen.) Stadium: Värmbols IP
Attendance: 3,123
Referee: Johan Krantz
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Torstorps IF (5)0–3 GIF Sundsvall (1) Finspång
18:00 Report Bahtijar   47'
Gracia   51'
Sigurðsson   78'
Stadium: Atlaslunden
Attendance: 932
Referee: Kastriot Gerxhaliu
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Kvibille BK (6)1–9 BK Häcken (1) Kvibille
18:00 Gunnarsson   33' Report Ranégie   3' (pen.),   69'
A. Andersson   4', 82'
Egbuchulam   16', 51', 72'
Lindgren   73'
Hedlund   80'
Stadium: Björkevi
Attendance: 1,095
Referee: Kristoffer Karlsson
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Tvååkers IF (4) 2–1Örgryte IS FF (2)Tvååker
18:00 Syla   45'
Winbo   55'
Report Elmander   25' Stadium: Övrevi
Attendance: 752
Referee: Fredrik Oppong
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Torns IF (4)1–3 (a.e.t.) IFK Värnamo (2) Stångby
18:00 Johansson   90' (pen.) Report Marcelo   80', 108'
Citaku   120'
Stadium: Tornvallen
Referee: Adi Aganovic
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) IK Brage (3)1–4 Åtvidabergs FF (2) Borlänge
18:30 Hjertstrand   90' Report Öhrn   26'
Bellander   49'
Helg   60' (pen.)
Lidberg   78'
Stadium: Domnarvsvallen
Attendance: 358
Referee: Enzo Vesprini
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Tullinge TP FK (6)2–5 IK Frej Täby (2) Botkyrka
18:30 Varga   15'
Talonen   78' (pen.)
Report Sunesson   19', 22'
Ćatović   33', 76'
Kuzmanović   80'
Stadium: Brantbrinks IP
Attendance: 1,306
Referee: Viktor Dovresjö
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Vasalunds IF (3) 3–1 (a.e.t.)AFC Eskilstuna (1)Solna
18:30 Björk   66', 112'
Björnström   97' (pen.)
Report Buya Turay   38' Stadium: Skytteholms IP
Attendance: 315
Referee: Johan Hamlin
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) IFK Aspudden-Tellus (4)1–3 Dalkurd FF (2) Stockholm
18:30 Abdulla   45' Report Awad   20', 42'
Stadler   30'
Stadium: Aspuddens IP
Attendance: 1,157
Referee: Fredrik Hansson
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Arameiska-Syrianska IF (3)0–2 IF Brommapojkarna (2) Botkyrka
18:30 Report Khalili   30'
Gerbino Polo   49'
Stadium: Brunna IP
Attendance: 569
Referee: Farouk Nehdi
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Sollentuna FK (3)1–2 Syrianska FC (2) Sollentuna
18:30 Ramsell   5' (pen.) Report Gacesa   54'
Hellberg   90+4'
Stadium: Sollentunavallen
Attendance: 300
Referee: Adam Ladebäck
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Bollnäs GIF (4)0–5 IFK Norrköping (1) Bollnäs
18:30 Report Jakobsen   17'
Dagerstål   26'
Moberg Karlsson   37', 55'
Vall   78'
Stadium: Sävstaås IP
Attendance: 1,646
Referee: Arian Chalak
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Piteå IF FF (4)0–0 (a.e.t.)
(2–4 p)
Degerfors IF (2) Piteå
18:30 Report Stadium: LF Arena
Referee: Alexander Milovanovic
Penalties
  • Duckrell  
  • Edström  
  • Hammarstedt  
  • Sundqvist  
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Gamla Upsala SK (4)1–4 Djurgårdens IF (1) Uppsala
18:30 Englund   37' Report Bohlin   18' (o.g.)
Badji   75', 89'
Kristoffersen   83'
Stadium: Studenternas IP
Attendance: 1,286
Referee: Victor Wolf
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Carlstad United BK (3)1–2 IK Sirius (1) Karlstad
18:30 Lekiqi   24' Report Faour   19'
Gustafsson   55'
Stadium: Tingvalla IP
Attendance: 831
Referee: Antti Kanerva
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Landvetter IS (5)0–5 IFK Göteborg (1) Landvetter
18:30 Report Ohlsson   27'
Ómarsson   50', 57', 69'
Nordström   55'
Stadium: Landvetter IP
Attendance: 4,800
Referee: Bojan Pandzic
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Oskarshamns AIK (3)1–3 Helsingborgs IF (2) Oskarshamn
18:30 Eliassi   19' (pen.) Report Timossi Andersson   8', 58'
Christensen   11'
Stadium: Arena Oskarshamn
Attendance: 1,082
Referee: Andreas Johansson
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Hittarps IK (4)0–3 Varbergs BoIS (2) Hittarp
18:30 Report Palmquist   16', 50'
Arvidsson   55'
Stadium: Laröds IP
Referee: Haris Memisevic
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Lunds BK (4)0–2 Norrby IF (2) Lund
18:30 Report Ståhl   53', 86' (pen.) Stadium: Klostergårdens IP
Referee: Per Melin
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Landskrona BoIS (3)3–4 IF Elfsborg (1) Landskrona
18:30 Zahui   20'
Karim   36'
Nalić   60'
Report Karlsson   6'
Bajrami   69', 114'
Lundevall   80'
Stadium: Landskrona IP
Attendance: 1,598
Referee: Kaspar Sjöberg
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Husqvarna FF (3)2–5 (a.e.t.) Östers IF (2) Jönköping
18:30 Hamidović   2'
Bernholtz   68'
Report Bajrović   24'
Björkén   87'
Kapčević   93'
Vasilj   100'
Crona   117'
Stadium: Stadsparksvallen
Attendance: 467
Referee: Joakim Östling
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) Utsiktens BK (3)2–3 (a.e.t.) Jönköpings Södra IF (1) Gothenburg
18:30 Westermark   25'
Book   80'
Report Vilhjálmsson   57', 85', 115' Stadium: Ruddalens IP
Attendance: 200
Referee: Magnus Lindgren
23 August 2017 (2017-08-23) FC Trollhättan (4)1–4 Malmö FF (1) Trollhättan
18:30 Kean   4' Report Jeremejeff   22'
Brorsson   44'
Berget   88' (pen.)
Rakip   90'
Stadium: Edsborgs IP
Attendance: 3,200
Referee: Granit Maqedonci
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) Assyriska IF (4)0–1 Trelleborgs FF (2) Norrköping
17:30 Report Nilsson   78' Stadium: Mamre IP
Attendance: 540
Referee: Mohammed Al-Hakim
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) Enskede IK (3)1–2 (a.e.t.) Gefle IF (2) Stockholm
18:30 Alriksson   35' Report Ajeti   85'
Johansson   115'
Stadium: Enskede IP
Attendance: 305
Referee: Jesper Ekwall
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) Karlstad BK (4)1–2 Örebro SK (1) Karlstad
18:30 Moussally   5' Report Rogić   29'
Hines-Ike   39'
Stadium: Tingvalla IP
Attendance: 903
Referee: Jim Petersson
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) Skövde AIK (3)0–1 GAIS (2) Skövde
18:30 Report Sinclair   73' Stadium: Södermalms IP
Referee: Alexander Pavlovic
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) Nybro IF (4)1–5 Kalmar FF (1) Nybro
18:30 Sturresson   59' Report Mujkic   15' (o.g.)
Edqvist   28', 43'
Eid   64'
Sachpekidis   70'
Stadium: Victoriavallen
Attendance: 2,426
Referee: Fredrik Klitte
24 August 2017 (2017-08-24) IK Oddevold (3) 2–1Falkenbergs FF (2)Uddevalla
18:30 Mikaelsson   18'
Karlsson   90'
Report Chatto   16' Stadium: Rimnersvallen
Referee: Nermin Cisic
10 October 2017 (2017-10-10) Härnösand FF (4)0–2 Östersunds FK (1) Härnösand
19:00 Report Bertilsson   53'
Edwards   75'
Stadium: Högslättens IP
Attendance: 1,466
Referee: Niklas Abrahamsson

Group stageEdit

The 32 winners from round 2 were divided into eight groups of four teams. The 16 highest ranked winners from the previous rounds were seeded to the top two positions in each groups and the 16 remaining winners were unseeded in the draw. The ranking of the 16 seeded teams were decided by league position in the 2017 season. All teams in the group stage played each other once, the highest ranked teams from the previous rounds and teams from tier three or lower had the right to play two home matches.

Qualified teamsEdit

Group 1Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification MFF IFB DFF GEF
1 Malmö FF 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9 Advance to Knockout stage 3–1 1–0
2 IF Brommapojkarna 3 2 0 1 5 3 +2 6 2–0 2–0
3 Dalkurd FF 3 0 1 2 2 5 −3 1 2–2
4 Gefle IF 3 0 1 2 2 7 −5 1 0–3
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 Malmö FF (1) 1–0 Dalkurd FF (1) Malmö
17:00 Rosenberg   87' (pen) Report Stadium: Malmö IP
Attendance: 4,566
Referee: Magnus Lindgren
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 IF Brommapojkarna (1) 2–0 Gefle IF (2) Stockholm
17:00 Sandberg Magnusson   56'
Ajeti   87'
Report Stadium: Grimsta IP
Attendance: 110
Referee: Fredrik Klitte
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 IF Brommapojkarna (1) 2–0 Dalkurd FF (1) Stockholm
15:00 Nikolić   30'
Rauschenberg   51'
Report Stadium: Grimsta IP
Attendance: 600
Referee: Victor Wolf
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Gefle IF (2) 0–3 Malmö FF (1) Gävle
19:00 Report Jeremejeff   18'
Bengtsson   24'
Strandberg   89'
Stadium: Gavlevallen
Attendance: 283
Referee: Glenn Nyberg
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 Dalkurd FF (1) 2–2 Gefle IF (2) Gävle
17:00 Ahmed   33'
Sugita   57'
Report Johansson   26'
Sandlund   88'
Stadium: Gavlevallen
Attendance: 250
Referee: Victor Wolf
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 Malmö FF (1) 3–1 IF Brommapojkarna (1) Malmö
17:00 Jeremejeff   32'
Strandberg   47'
Svanberg   65'
Report Ajeti   60' Stadium: Malmö IP
Attendance: 3,155
Referee: Kristoffer Karlsson

Group 2Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification AIK HBK SFC IKO
1 AIK 3 3 0 0 7 3 +4 9 Advance to Knockout stage 3–1 2–1
2 Halmstads BK 3 1 1 1 7 4 +3 4 5–0
3 Syrianska FC 3 1 0 2 6 10 −4 3 5–3
4 IK Oddevold 3 0 1 2 5 8 −3 1 1–2 1–1
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 AIK (1) 2–1 Syrianska FC (3) Stockholm
14:00 Goitom   13'
Yasin   52'
Report Ercan   30' Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 8,000
Referee: Johan Krantz
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 IK Oddevold (3) 1–1 Halmstads BK (2) Uddevalla
14:00 Krezić   29' Report Kinoshita   58' Stadium: Kamratgården
Attendance: 408
Referee: Granit Maqedonci
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 IK Oddevold (3) 1–2 AIK (1) Uddevalla
16:00 Selmani   43' (pen.) Report Elyounoussi   9'
Bahoui   25'
Stadium: Kamratgården
Attendance: 1,118
Referee: Mohammed Al-Hakim
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 Halmstads BK (2) 5–0 Syrianska FC (3) Halmstad
16:00 Silfwer   11'
Kinoshita   33'
Gudmundsson   45'
Berntsson   54'
Rashidi   71'
Report Stadium: Skedalaheds IP
Attendance: 288
Referee: Antti Kanerva
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 Syrianska FC (3) 5–3 IK Oddevold (3) Södertälje
15:00 Hellberg   35'
Ada   63', 75'
Rajalakso   71', 84'
Report Selmani   15', 82' (pen.)
Alimi   90'
Stadium: Södertälje Fotbollsarena
Attendance: 100
Referee: Adam Ladebäck
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 AIK (1) 3–1 Halmstads BK (2) Stockholm
15:00 Elyounoussi   6' (pen.)
Olsson   69'
Lindkvist   88'
Report Silfwer   60' (pen.) Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 7,828
Referee: Jonas Eriksson

Group 3Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification DIF DEG FRE JSIF
1 Djurgårdens IF 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9 Advance to Knockout stage 6–0 1–0
2 Degerfors IF 3 1 1 1 4 8 −4 4 3–1
3 IK Frej Täby 3 1 0 2 3 5 −2 3 0–1
4 Jönköpings Södra IF 3 0 1 2 2 4 −2 1 1–1 1–2
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 Jönköpings Södra IF (2) 1–2 IK Frej Täby (2) Jönköping
15:00 Moberg   5' Report Gerbino Polo   10'
Stavrothanasopoulos   42'
Stadium: Tipshallen Elmia
Attendance: 765
Referee: Per Mellin
19 February 2018 (2018-02-19) Matchday 1 Djurgårdens IF (1) 6–0 Degerfors IF (2) Stockholm
19:00 Radetinac   16', 90'
Mrabti   33'
Augustinsson   48'
Kadewere   51', 55'
Report Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 5,568
Referee: Antti Kanerva
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 IK Frej Täby (2) 0–1 Djurgårdens IF (1) Täby
12:00 Report Gunnarsson   75' Stadium: Vikingavallen
Attendance: 2,516
Referee: Magnus Lindgren
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Jönköpings Södra IF (2) 1–1 Degerfors IF (2) Jönköping
17:00 Thelin   90+4' Report Nilsson   64' Stadium: Tipshallen Elmia
Attendance: 512
Referee: Fredrik Klitte
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 Degerfors IF (2) 3–1 IK Frej Täby (2) Degerfors
14:00 Ekroth   42'
Jansson   81'
Abraham   89'
Report Gerbino Polo   83' Stadium: Stora Valla
Attendance: 136
Referee: Fredrik Hansson
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 Djurgårdens IF (1) 1–0 Jönköpings Södra IF (2) Stockholm
14:00 Walker   84' Report Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 4,005
Referee: Stefan Johannesson

Group 4Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification BKH SUN VÄR NBY
1 BK Häcken 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 7 Advance to Knockout stage 1–1 2–0
2 GIF Sundsvall 3 2 1 0 7 4 +3 7 2–1 4–2
3 IFK Värnamo 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3 1–0
4 Norrby IF 3 0 0 3 2 9 −7 0 0–4
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 GIF Sundsvall (1) 4–2 Norrby IF (2) Sundsvall
16:00 Wilson   21', 48'
Gall   55'
Hallenius   74'
Report Nilsson   63'
Yarsuvat   88'
Stadium: Nordichallen
Attendance: 350
Referee: Fredrik Hansson
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 BK Häcken (1) 2–0 IFK Värnamo (2) Gothenburg
17:00 Irandust   52'
Paulinho   84' (pen.)
Report Stadium: Bravida Arena
Attendance: 623
Referee: Robert Daradić
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 GIF Sundsvall (1) 2–1 IFK Värnamo (2) Sundsvall
14:00 Hallenius   4'
Gall   75'
Report Achinioti-Jönsson   23' Stadium: Nordichallen
Attendance: 333
Referee: Farouk Nehdi
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Norrby IF (2) 0–4 BK Häcken (1) Borås
15:00 Report Irandust   7'
Arkivuo   27'
Paulinho   42'
Friberg   67'
Stadium: Borås Arena
Attendance: 145
Referee: Granit Maqedonci
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 IFK Värnamo (2) 1–0 Norrby IF (2) Värnamo
16:00 Ask   14' Report Stadium: Finnvedsvallen
Attendance: 115
Referee: Per Melin
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 BK Häcken (1) 1–1 GIF Sundsvall (1) Gothenburg
16:00 Kamara   68' Report Skoglund   24' Stadium: Bravida Arena
Attendance: 623
Referee: Patrik Eriksson

Group 5Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification ÖFK KFF TFF ÅFF
1 Östersunds FK 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9 Advance to Knockout stage 3–0 3–0
2 Kalmar FF 3 1 1 1 2 4 −2 4 2–1 0–0
3 Trelleborgs FF 3 1 0 2 4 5 −1 3 3–0
4 Åtvidabergs FF 3 0 1 2 0 5 −5 1 0–2
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
9 February 2018 (2018-02-09) Matchday 1 Östersunds FK (1) 3–0 Trelleborgs FF (1) Östersund
19:00 Islamović   9'
Tekie   76'
Pettersson   90+2'
Report Stadium: Jämtkraft Arena
Attendance: 1,546
Referee: Jonas Eriksson
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 Kalmar FF (1) 0–0 Åtvidabergs FF (3) Kalmar
14:00 Report Stadium: Gasten IP
Attendance: 393
Referee: Mirza Kazić
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Kalmar FF (1) 2–1 Trelleborgs FF (1) Kalmar
17:00 Romário   24', 45' (pen.) Report Hörberg   2' Stadium: Gasten IP
Attendance: 237
Referee: Andreas Ekberg
26 February 2018 (2018-02-26) Matchday 2 Åtvidabergs FF (3) 0–2 Östersunds FK (1) Åtvidaberg
19:00 Report Ghoddos   65'
Hopcutt   89'
Stadium: Kopparvallen
Attendance: 508
Referee: Johan Krantz
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 Trelleborgs FF (1) 3–0 Åtvidabergs FF (3) Trelleborg
14:00 Jovanović   58'
Hümmet   76'
Christoffersson   86'
Report Stadium: Vångavallen
Attendance: 112
Referee: Mirza Kazić
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 Östersunds FK (1) 3–0 Kalmar FF (1) Östersund
14:00 Nouri   26' (pen.)
Ghoddos   29'
Islamović   77'
Report Stadium: Jämtkraft Arena
Attendance: 1,729
Referee: Kaspar Sjöberg

Group 6Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification ÖSK HEL NOR TVÅ
1 Örebro SK 3 1 2 0 6 3 +3 5 Advance to Knockout stage 1–1
2 Helsingborgs IF 3 1 2 0 5 2 +3 5 3–0
3 IFK Norrköping 3 1 2 0 6 5 +1 5 2–2 1–1
4 Tvååkers IF 3 0 0 3 2 9 −7 0 0–3 2–3
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 IFK Norrköping (1) 1–1 Helsingborgs IF (2) Norrköping
16:00 Johansson   90+1' Report Johansson   27' Stadium: Östgötaporten
Attendance: 1,870
Referee: Glenn Nyberg
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 Tvååkers IF (3) 0–3 Örebro SK (1) Tvååker
15:00 Report Igboananike   42'
Besara   82', 90+2'
Stadium: Övrevi
Attendance: 176
Referee: Nermin Cisić
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 Tvååkers IF (3) 2–3 IFK Norrköping (1) Tvååker
14:00 Johansson   34'
Nedanovski   45'
Report Jakobsen   66'
Thern   76'
Fjóluson   90'
Stadium: Övrevi
Attendance: 213
Referee: Mirza Kazić
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 Örebro SK (1) 1–1 Helsingborgs IF (2) Örebro
14:00 Igboananike   90+4' Report Dahlberg   76' Stadium: Behrn Arena
Attendance: 791
Referee: Kaspar Sjöberg
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 Helsingborgs IF (2) 3–0 Tvååkers IF (3) Helsingborg
16:00 Bjarnason   34', 44'
Timossi Andersson   90+3'
Report Stadium: Olympiafältet
Attendance: 1,067
Referee: Antti Kanerva
3 March 2018 (2018-03-03) Matchday 3 IFK Norrköping (1) 2–2 Örebro SK (1) Norrköping
16:00 Jakobsen   57'
Holmberg   82'
Report Besara   58'
Rogić   90'
Stadium: Östgötaporten
Attendance: 1,864
Referee: Glenn Nyberg

Group 7Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification IFKG ÖIF VAR IKS
1 IFK Göteborg 3 1 2 0 4 3 +1 5 Advance to Knockout stage 1–1 1–0
2 Östers IF 3 1 2 0 4 3 +1 5 2–1
3 Varbergs BoIS 3 1 0 2 3 4 −1 3 2–1
4 IK Sirius 3 0 2 1 4 5 −1 2 2–2 1–1
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 IK Sirius (1) 1–1 Östers IF (2) Uppsala
16:00 Vecchia   72' Report Helg   43' Stadium: Lötens IP
Attendance: 900
Referee: Victor Wolf
17 February 2018 (2018-02-17) Matchday 1 IFK Göteborg (1) 1–0 Varbergs BoIS (2) Gothenburg
16:00 Ómarsson   75' Report Stadium: Bravida Arena
Attendance: 2,410
Referee: Kristoffer Karlsson
24 February 2018 (2018-02-24) Matchday 2 IFK Göteborg (1) 1–1 Östers IF (2) Gothenburg
14:00 Diskerud   67' Report Helg   18' Stadium: Bravida Arena
Attendance: 2,041
Referee: Adam Ladebäck
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Varbergs BoIS (2) 2–1 IK Sirius (1) Tvååker
15:00 Girmai Netabay   22'
Beqaj   63'
Report Vecchia   40' Stadium: Övrevi
Attendance: 421
Referee: Robert Daradić
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 Östers IF (2) 2–1 Varbergs BoIS (2) Växjö
17:00 Johannesson   58', 90+5' Report Bergman   90+3' Stadium: Växjö Tipshall
Attendance: 953
Referee: Magnus Lindgren
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 IK Sirius (1) 2–2 IFK Göteborg (1) Uppsala
17:00 Arvidsson   50'
Nygren   90'
Report Ómarsson   54'
Ohlsson   84'
Stadium: Lötens IP
Attendance: 571
Referee: Mohammed Al-Hakim

Group 8Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification GAIS IFE HAM VAS
1 GAIS 3 2 1 0 10 5 +5 7 Advance to Knockout stage 4–0
2 IF Elfsborg 3 2 0 1 8 4 +4 6 2–3 2–1
3 Hammarby IF 3 1 1 1 7 6 +1 4 3–3 3–1
4 Vasalunds IF 3 0 0 3 1 11 −10 0 0–4 1–3
Source: Swedish Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head record; 5) Highest ranked team
18 February 2018 (2018-02-18) Matchday 1 Vasalunds IF (4) 1–3 Hammarby IF (1) Stockholm
15:00 Traore   75' Report Hamad   6', 27' (pen.)
Martinsson Ngouali   52'
Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 5,207
Referee: Farouk Nehdi
19 February 2018 (2018-02-19) Matchday 1 IF Elfsborg (1) 2–3 GAIS (2) Borås
19:00 Nilsson   12'
Jebali   23'
Report Östling   12'
Djuric   27'
Hamidovic   52'
Stadium: Borås Arena
Attendance: 798
Referee: Kaspar Sjöberg
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Vasalunds IF (4) 0–4 IF Elfsborg (1) Solna
17:00 Report Nilsson   16'
Drešević   45'
Prodell   79'
Jebali   80'
Stadium: Skytteholms IP
Attendance: 162
Referee: Nermin Cisić
25 February 2018 (2018-02-25) Matchday 2 Hammarby IF (1) 3–3 GAIS (2) Stockholm
17:00 Svendsen   17'
Dibba   73'
Khalili   90'
Report Hamidović   19', 70'
Wängberg   38'
Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 7,108
Referee: Kristoffer Karlsson
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 GAIS (2) 4–0 Vasalunds IF (4) Gothenburg
15:00 Hamidović   5', 49'
Barny   45'
Zeljković   90'
Report Stadium: Bravida Arena
Attendance: 581
Referee: Nermin Cisić
4 March 2018 (2018-03-04) Matchday 3 IF Elfsborg (1) 2–1 Hammarby IF (1) Borås
15:00 Frick   36'
Holmén   79' (pen.)
Report Bakirciouglu   87' Stadium: Borås Arena
Attendance: 789
Referee: Andreas Ekberg

Knock-out stageEdit

Qualified teamsEdit

Pos Grp Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 3 Djurgårdens IF 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9 Seeded in Quarter-final draw
2 5 Östersunds FK 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9
3 1 Malmö FF 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9
4 2 AIK 3 3 0 0 7 3 +4 9
5 4 BK Häcken 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 7 Unseeded in Quarter-final draw
6 8 GAIS 3 2 1 0 10 5 +5 7
7 6 Örebro SK 3 1 2 0 6 3 +3 5
8 7 IFK Göteborg 3 1 2 0 4 3 +1 5
Source: Group results
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Ranking in 2017 season

BracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
13 March – Solna
 
 
AIK2
 
18 March – Solna
 
Örebro SK0
 
AIK0
 
12 March – Stockholm
 
Djurgårdens IF2
 
Djurgårdens IF1
 
10 May – Stockholm
 
BK Häcken0
 
Djurgårdens IF3
 
11 March – Östersund
 
Malmö FF0
 
Östersunds FK1
 
17 March – Östersund
 
GAIS0
 
Östersunds FK0
 
10 March – Malmö
 
Malmö FF1
 
Malmö FF1
 
 
IFK Göteborg0
 

Quarter-finalsEdit

The quarter-finals consisted of the eight teams that won their respective group in the previous round. The four best group winners were seeded and drawn against the other four group winners, with the seeded teams entitled to play the match at their home venue. GAIS was the lowest ranked team in the quarter-finals as they are playing in the second tier, Superettan, for the 2018 season, while the other teams are playing in the top tier, Allsvenskan.

The draw for the quarter-finals and semi-finals was held on 4 March 2018.[6]

10 March 2018 (2018-03-10) Malmö FF (1) 1–0IFK Göteborg (1)Malmö
13:00 Nielsen   18' Report Stadium: Malmö IP
Attendance: 4,135
Referee: Glenn Nyberg
11 March 2018 (2018-03-11) Östersunds FK (1) 1–0GAIS (2)Östersund
17:00 Gero   86' Report Stadium: Jämtkraft Arena
Attendance: 2,620
Referee: Patrik Eriksson
12 March 2018 (2018-03-12) Djurgårdens IF (1) 1–0BK Häcken (1)Stockholm
19:00 Kadewere   77' Report Stadium: Tele2 Arena
Attendance: 6,697
Referee: Mohammed Al-Hakim
13 March 2018 (2018-03-13) AIK (1) 2–0Örebro SK (1)Solna
18:30 Elyounoussi   12'
Silva   90+1'
Report Stadium: Friends Arena
Attendance: 7,679
Referee: Kristofer Karlsson

Semi-finalsEdit

The semi-finals consisted of the four teams that won their respective quarter-finals in the previous round. All teams that qualified to this round are playing in the top tier, Allsvenskan, for the 2018 season.

The draw for the quarter-finals and semi-finals was held on 4 March 2018.[6]

17 March 2018 (2018-03-17) Östersunds FK (1)0–1 Malmö FF (1) Östersund
18:15 Report Traustason   79' Stadium: Jämtkraft Arena
Attendance: 3,416[7]
Referee: Mohammed Al-Hakim
18 March 2018 (2018-03-18) AIK (1)0–2 Djurgårdens IF (1) Solna
18:15 Report Kadewere   46'
Mrabti   67'
Stadium: Friends Arena
Attendance: 21,200
Referee: Andreas Ekberg

FinalEdit

Djurgårdens IF (1)3–0Malmö FF (1)
Une Larsson   17'
Mrabti   47'
Ring   81'
Report
Attendance: 25,123

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Swedish Cup Men 2017–18" (in Swedish). The Swedish Football Association.
  2. ^ "Second Round Draw on August 3" (in Swedish). The Swedish Football Association.
  3. ^ "Match program – Swedish Cup OMG. 1–2, gentlemen".
  4. ^ "Round 2 Lottery".
  5. ^ "Match program – Swedish Cup OMG. 1–2, gentlemen".
  6. ^ a b "Lottat och klart – så spelas kvartsfinalerna". expressen.se. Expressen. 4 March 2018. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  7. ^ "Östersunds FK vs. Malmö FF – 17 March 2018 – Soccerway". us.soccerway.com.