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Shaqiri stunner as Reds rout United

Swiss scores a brilliant bicycle-kick goal on debut as Liverpool down Red Devils 4-1 at world's 2nd biggest stadium 

Ann Arbor: Liverpool scored three second-half goals as they wrapped up their pre-season tour of America on Sunday with a dominating 4-1 victory over Manchester United at Michigan Stadium. Switzerland’s Xherdan Shaqiri put a stamp on his Liverpool debut with a spectacular bicycle-kick goal to round out the scoring in the International Champions Cup match in front of a crowd of 101,000 at world’s second biggest stadium. Sadio Mane, Daniel Sturridge and Sheyi Ojo also scored as Jurgen Klopp’s side ensured a rout. Manchester United’s 22-year-old midfielder Andreas Pereira scored his team’s lone goal in the 31st minute off a free kick.

Barca win on penalties

Los Angeles: New signing Malcom scored the winning spot-kick on his Barcelona debut as the La Liga champions beat Tottenham on penalties following a 2-2 draw in the International Champions Cup on Sunday. The Brazilian rolled home from the spot just four days after joining the club from in a €41 million deal from Bordeaux after Anthony Georgiou had missed for Spurs.

City rally to beat Bayern

Miami: Pepe Guardiola finished Manchester City’s US tour with a deserved 3-2 victory over former club Bayern Munich, but his evening was soured with an injury to new signing Riyad Mahrez. Two goals from substitute Bernardo Silva helped Manchester City come from 2-0 down to end a run of two defeats in this International Champions Cup campaign with youngster Lukas Nmecha scoring in between.

 

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