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Usain Bolt nets penalty at Old Trafford in Soccer Aid charity match


Usain Bolt had a goal ruled out for offside before scoring in a shootout. SCARFFOLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images



An England team managed to win a penalty shootout to prevail in the Soccer Aid charity match on Sunday, as Usain Bolt fulfilled his dream of scoring at Old Trafford and Eric Cantona made his return.

Bolt, the eight-time Olympic gold medallist, has long spoken of his wish to play for Manchester United, and the Jamaican took advantage of his opportunity to play on his favourite team's home pitch.

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International Friendlies 2018: Eriksen stars in Denmark win over Mexico

Christian Eriksen scored 11 goals in eight World Cup qualifying games for Denmark



Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen scored one and assisted the other as Denmark beat Mexico in their final World Cup warm-up at Brondby Stadium.

The 26-year-old set up Yussuf Poulsen's opener, with the RB Leipzig forward curling home from 20 yards.

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International Friendlies 2018: Mbappe scores as France held by USA

 
Kylian Mbappe has now scored four goals in 15 appearances for France




France were held to a 1-1 draw at home to the USA despite fielding a strong side in their final match before the World Cup gets under way in Russia.

Didier Deschamps' side dominated but fell behind to Julian Green's smart finish past Tottenham's Hugo Lloris.

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International Friendlies 2018: Austria 0 Brazil 3: Neymar, Jesus and Coutinho send Selecao to Russia in style


Gabriel Jesus and Philippe Coutinho netted either side of a brilliant Neymar goal as Brazil ran out 3-0 winners in Austria



Neymar marked his first start since February with a dazzling goal as Brazil rounded off their World Cup preparations with a superb 3-0 win over Austria.

Gabriel Jesus should have been penalised for offside when he converted expertly nine minutes before half-time at Vienna's Ernst-Happel-Stadion, but the Manchester City striker's 10th goal in 17 international appearances stood.

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