Sweden Captain, Andreas Granqvist and wife Sofie gave birth to their second child in Russia on Thursday night.
The couple who welcomed their little daughter in the early hours of Thursday took to their Instagram page to announce the news with adorable pictures of the newborn,
“I barely slept last night. My daughter was born, my wife is fine. I hope tomorrow we’ll reach the ultimate result that we are waiting for… A daughter is the most wonderful thing a person can get. And the World Cup is a footballer’s dream. I’m waiting for tomorrow’s match to deliver a much better performance here,” the captain said.
Sweden will take on England in the World Cup quarterfinals in Samara on Saturday.