Friendlies LIVE

England 1-0 Denmark
France 2-0 Netherlands
Australia 3-4 Ecuador
Portugal 5-1 Cameroon
Spain 1-0 Italy

It has been a full day of international friendlies, and we hope you have enjoyed our live coverage of the action from around the world here on You can keep across the other friendlies tonigh With our World Match Centre, including:

Mexico v Nigeria
 v Venezuela
Costa Rica
v Paraguay

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Spain 1-0 Italy
solitary goal was enough to give reigning World and European champions Spain a slender win over fellow UEFA EURO 2012 finalists Italy in Madrid.

Spain's forward Pedro Rodriguez (R) celebrates after scoring

Portugal 5-1 Cameroon
Raul Meireles, Fabio Coentrao
 and Edinho all got their names on the scoresheet, before Cristiano Ronaldo doubled his personal tally, as the hosts surged to comfortable victory over the visiting west Africans.

Portugal's players celebrate after scoring

That victory in Paris ended an impressive run for the Netherlands, having not tasted defeat since beginning their successful bid to qualify for Brazil 2014.

Despite defeat, Tim Cahill remained positive after he became his nation's all-time top scorer.

It is deadlocked between Spain and Italy, but with 30 minutes left to play, which of the UEFA EURO 2012 finalists do you think will come out on top? And who do you think will perform better in Brazil? Let us know in the comments panel to the right.

Italy's midfielder Claudio Marchisio (R) vies with Spain's defender Cesar Azpilicueta

See some of the best pictures of the night from the Stade de France, where goals from Karim Benzema and Blaise Matuidi saw France past the Netherlands.

France 2-0 Netherlands (International friendly)

France 2-0 Netherlands
England 1-0 Denmark
Australia 3-4 Ecuador
Daniel Sturridge 
grabbed a late winner for Roy Hodgson's men while Ecuador completed a remarkable comeba0ck from three goals down thanks to Fidel Martinez, Segundo Castillo, Enner Valencia and Edison Mendez's second half efforts. First half goals from Karim Benzema and Blaise Matuidi were enough for Didier Deschamps' side.

France's midfielder Blaise Matuidi (L) kicks and scores

Spain 0-0 Italy
The first 45 minutes at the Bernabeu have seen some good chances but there are no goals to speak of so far.

Italy's forward Pablo Daniel Osvaldo (C) vies with Spain's defender Sergio Ramos (R) and Spain's defender Javi Martinez

Germany 1-0 Chile
Belgium 2-2 Côte d'Ivoire
Mario Gotze's 
first half effort was enough to see off Jorge Sampaoli's men, while Radja Nainggolan, Didier Drogba and Max Gradel all scored in the second half in Brussels.

Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne, Radja Nainggolan and Christian Benteke celebrate

Portugal 1-1 Cameroon
Cristiano Ronaldo's
 goal put Paulo Bento's men ahead before Vincent Aboubakar equalised close to the half-time whistle.

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring against Cameroon

Austria 1-1 Uruguay
Switzerland 2-2 Croatia
Uruguay's Alvaro Pereira cancelled out Marc Janko's first half goal while Ivica Olic made it a pair of braces in St Gallen with his second half equaliser.

Croatia's forward Ivica Olic (R) celebrates with forward teammate Nikica Jelavic


Ukraine 2-0 USA
Romania 0-0 Argentina
Andriy Yarmolenko 
and Marko Devic grabbed the Ukraine goals to see off USA in Cyprus while Argentina captain Lionel Messi couldn't find a way past Romania's defence.

Lionel Messi (R) of Argentina vies for the ball with Razvan Rat (L) of Romania

England 0-0 Denmark
Australia 3-0 Ecuador
France 2-0 Netherlands

Australia have raced into a three goal lead thanks to a record-breaking brace by Tim Cahill - who becomes the Socceroo's top scorer - and a Mile Jedinak penalty. France have a comfortable lead against the Netherlands thanks to Karim Benzema and Blaise Matuidi while Roy Hodgson's men are being held at Wembley.

France's forward Karim Benzema celebrates after scoring the first goal during a friendly football match between France and Netherlands

Belgium 1-0 Côte d'Ivoire
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini has put Marc Wilmots' side in the ascendancy at the break.

Marouane Fellaini #8 of Belgium celebrates after he scores the first goal

Germany 1-0 Chile 
Joachim Low's side lead Chile thanks to Mario Gotze's side-footed finish.

Mario Goetze (C) of Germany celebrates his opening goal

Austria 1-0 Uruguay
Switzerland 2-1 Croatia

Austria lead Uruguay thanks to Marc Janko's 14th minute opener, while a Josip Drmic brace has sandwiched Ivica Olic's effort for Croatia.

Austria's striker Marc Janko reacts

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