In Sweden, almost all sports on the top level has stopped or taken a break. Handball, basketball and ice hockey has ended the season, meanwhile, the final at the national level for bandy on ice is taking place this weekend, but with no fans at the stands.
The most popular sport football should have started in April, but the first league, Allsvenskan, is postponed until June. The same for the women’s league.
The friendly games between Sweden national team and Russia are cancelled.
A lot of competitions on the national level, in different, sports has been cancelled too, but there is still action in the lower level and youth sports. The elementary schools are still open and the young boys and girls are still practising their sports, especially outdoor sports.
The government of Sweden has decided to give the sports movement 50 million Euro for the economical lack of income as following with the corona crisis.