Swedish side Ostersunds have qualified for the knockout stage of a European competition for the first time.

They took the lead in the Europa League Group J match with Zorya Luhansk thanks to an own goal by Dmytro Grechyshkin.

Swedish-born Iranian midfielder Saman Ghoddos sealed his side’s place in the last 32 with a long-range strike.

Ostersunds were in the fourth tier of Swedish football as recently as 2011 but are unbeaten during their debut campaign in Europe.

The club have been promoted three times since the appointment of former Stoke and Birmingham full-back Graham Potter in December 2010.

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