Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his return for Sweden but it was not enough as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Montenegro.
Austria moved clear at the top of Group G in European Championship qualifying as they edged out Montenegro 1-0 at home.
Russia host Moldova in Group G of the European Qualifiers on Sunday, while Austria take on Montenegro.
Liechtenstein held firm to deny Montenegro and earn a shock 0-0 draw at the Rheinpark Stadion in Vaduz.
Spain took the first steps on the road to recovery from their World Cup woe with a 5-1 win over Macedonia in Valencia.
A preview of Monday's Group G European Qualifiers as Russia take on Liechtenstein and Austria host Sweden.
Moldova ended their World Cup qualifying campaign on a winning note in Group H with a 5-2 victory in Montenegro.
Montenegro ended Republic of Ireland's hopes of reaching the European Under-21s Championship finals with a 2-1 win.
Branko Brnovic is confident that Montenegro can turn their World Cup dream into reality ahead of the clash with England.
Jack Wilshere is ready for his biggest-ever England match against Montenegro at Wembley on Friday night.
Montenegro survived a late onslaught from Poland to earn a 1-1 draw and maintain their position at the top of Group H.
England manager Roy Hodgson watched Ukraine claim a 4-0 win over Montenegro - who are currently top of Group H.
A look ahead to Friday's action in World Cup European Qualifying Group H.
Dejan Damjanovic says England looked 'afraid' in their qualifier with Montenegro and must settle for a play-off place.
The Montenegro FA has urged supporters to remain calm during a crucial 2014 World Cup qualifier against England.
Mirko Vucinic claims to have found England's weak link, with the Montenegro captain unimpressed by their centre-halves.
Montenegro keeper Mladen Bozovic is hoping to frustrate England on Tuesday and earn himself a Premier League move.
England boss Roy Hodgson says his Montenegro counterpart Branko Brnovic is playing 'mind games'.
Montenegro boss Branko Brnovic claims 'long-ball' England are showing signs of fear ahead of Tuesday's key qualifier.
Montenegro's Mirko Vucinic believes the pressure will all be on England in Tuesday's Group H World Cup qualifier.
We look at the reasons why Chelsea and Man City have stolen a march on their title rivals.