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Les Lyonnaises shine

Published on 28 October 2013 at 10:10 AM
France, Sweden and the USA all won this weekend with seven goals scored by Olympique Lyonnais players.

On Friday, France defeated Poland 6-0 in a friendly match. Eugénie le Sommer scored twice, while Wendie Renard, Louisa Necib and Laëtitia Tonazzi also scored. Franco, Bussaglia, Henry and Thomis also played, while Bouhaddi was rested. France will take on Austria on Thursday in a 2015 World Cup qualifier.

Also in World Cup qualifiers, Sweden defeated Bosnia 1-0 on Saturday thanks to a penalty from Lotta Schelin. Sweden play the Faroe Islands on Thursday, while Lara Dickenmann's Switzerland take on Denmark.

Finally, Megan Rapinoe also impressed on Friday, netting a free-kick in the USA's 4-1 win over New Zealand in a friendly. The two sides meet again on Wednesday.