England-Sweden game at Euros delayed by 15 minutes
The English Football Association says the start of game between
England and Sweden has been delayed by 15 minutes because of the
rain delay during the France-Ukraine match at the European
The FA says Friday’s kickoff will now be at 10 p.m. local time
(1900 GMT) because the other Group D match in Donetsk was suspended
for nearly an hour because of a thunderstorm.
A torrential downpour and lightning forced the players off the
field, but the game was eventually restarted.