Soccer-Sweden hopes suffer another blow with Austria defeat (Reuters)

VIENNA, June 7 (Reuters) – Marc Janko scored with a brilliant diving header to help Austria to a 2-1 win over Sweden in a potentially decisive World Cup qualifier on Friday. Bayern Munich’s David Alaba put Austria ahead with a penalty before Janko struck in a devastating six-minute first-half spell for the hosts in their European Group C match where the two sides are battling for second place behind probable winners Germany. Johan Elmander for Sweden replied with eight minutes to go as the visitors produced a late rally. …

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