IFK Göteborg and AIK won their respective opening matches in the group stage of 2016/2017 Svenska Cupen. The defending Svenska Cupen champions BK Häcken opened the group stage with a crushing victory away from home.
KRISTIANSTADS FF 1, DALKURD FF 3
Former AIK player Mohammed Bangura scored when Dalkurd FF defeated underdogs Kristianstads FF away from home in the group stage of the 2016/2017 Svenska Cupen.
VÄNERSBORGS FK 2, HALMSTADS BK 2
Recently promoted to Allsvenskan, Halmstads BK, stunningly held by the underdogs, ten-men Vänerborgs FK in their opening match in Group B.
IFK GÖTEBORG 3, LJUNGSKILE 2
Søren Rieks, Elias Mar Omarsson and Thomas Rogne scored all three goals in one half but were also very close to lose the lead in the second half but managed to hold on and grab all three points at home.
YTTERHOGDALS IK 0, FALKENBERGS FF 3
Falkenbergs FF defeated Ytterhogdals IK convincingly with three goals to nothing in the backyard of their opponents.
BROMMAPOJKARNA 3, HELSINGBORGS IF 0
Troubles continue for Helsingborg who suffered a shocking and embarrasing defeat to underdogs Brommapojkarna with three goals to nothing.
NYKÖPINGS BIS 2, HAMMARBY 3
Narrow win for Jacob Michelsen’s Hammarby defeated Nyköping BIS with three-two in the backyard of their opponents.
ÖSTERSUNDS FK 2, VARBERGS BoIS FC 1
Östersund narrowly defeated Superettan side Varbergs BoIS with two-one before their own fans in the opening match of the group stage in the Svenska Cupen.
BKV NORRTÄLJE 0, BK HÄCKEN 4
The defending Svenska Cupen champions BK Häcken demolished BKV Norrtälje in their own backyard by winning four goals to nothing.
ÖREBRO 1, ÅTVIDABERG 1
Allsvenskan side Örebro held by the underdogs Åtvidaberg in a two-goal draw in their opening match of Group H.
AIK 1, GAIS 0
Denni Avdic scored in AIK’s narrow win over the Gothenburg-based football club GAIS in their opening match in the group stage of the Svenska Cupen.
IFK NORRKÖPING 1, ÖRGRYTE FF 1
Favourites IFK Norrköping stunningly held by the Örgryte FF in their own backyard in their opening match.
ARAMEISKA-SYRIANSKA 0, SIRIUS 5
The Allsvenskan debutants Sirius crushed Arameiska-Syrianska, in their own backyard, with five goals to nothing in Svenska Cupen.
ELFSBORG 2, IFK VÄRNAMO 2
Allsvenskan side Elfsborg held in their own backyard after an awful performance, from which IFK Värnamo took advantage of.
KALMAR FF 1, TRELLEBORGS FF 1
Superettan side Trelleborgs FF managed to hold the favourites and Allsvenskan side Kalmar FF in their own backyard in the opening match of the group stage of Svenska Cupen.
LANDSKRONA 2, GEFLE 1
Awful performance by the Allsvenskan side Gefle who suffered a narrow defeat to Landskrona in their opening match of 2016/2017 Svenska Cupen.