The Queen and legendary Brazilian football player Pelé at the reception at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. Photo: Jonas Ekströmer/Scanpix
On Wednesday 15 August, The Queen hosted a reception at the Royal Palace of Stockholm to mark the final international match at Råsunda Stadium, between Sweden and Brazil.
The Crown Princess Couple also attended the reception. The guests included former Brazilian and Swedish football players, as well as representatives from the Swedish Government, the Swedish Parliament, Swedish industry and the World Childhood Foundation. After the reception, The Queen made her way to Råsunda to watch the evening's match.