WARSAW -- Two strikes from captain Robert Lewandowski followed by goals from Dawid Kownacki and Jakub Blaszczykowski gave Poland a 4-0 victory over Lithuania in their final pre-World Cup friendly in Warsaw on Tuesday.
Poland took the lead after 19 minutes when Bayern Munich striker Lewandowski, preparing for his first appearance at a World Cup, finished a team move with a precise strike.
The 29-year-old doubled his tally after the half-hour mark from a free kick, following a foul on teammate Arkadiusz...
England once again disappointed in victory as Gareth Southgate's men stuttered against Lithuania in the final competitive match before next summer's World Cup.
Qualification for the finals in Russia may have been wrapped up with a game to spare, but there was only a modicum of positivity surrounding the Three Lions after Thursday's ponderous performance against Slovenia.
Southgate shouldered the responsibility and hoped to make amends with an entertaining display against Lithuania, yet Harry Kane's...
Scotland kept their World Cup hopes alive following their convincing 3-0 win over Lithuania in Vilnius.
Celtic midfielder Stuart Armstrong scored his first goal in dark blue with a header from a Leigh Griffiths corner in the 25th minute and new Liverpool signing Andy Robertson curled in a glorious second five minutes later at the LFF stadionas.
Midfielder James McArthur made it 3-0 from close range in the 72nd minute to clinch three valuable Group F points.
After seven fixtures, Gordon Strachan's...
Gordon Strachan will insist his Scotland squad are allowed to train on Lithuania's plastic pitch in the same conditions that will be used for Friday's crucial World Cup qualifier.
The Scots head to the LFF Arena in Vilnius to play their first ever full international clash on an artificial surface.
But Strachan knows from experience that an astroturf pitch can behave in a different manner depending on how much moisture is applied.
He was in charge of Celtic back in 2007 when they took on Spartak...