FIFA Friendlies Review

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud became the first player to score a hat-trick for France in 17 years as his side thrashed Paraguay in Rennes. (France 5-0 Paraguay)

Portugal made light work of Cyprus in Saturday’s friendly as Joao Moutinho, Pizzi and Andre Silva gave them a 4-0 victory. (Portugal 4-0 Cyprus)

Netherlands recorded a 5-0 win over Ivory Coast courtesy of goals from Joel Veltman, Arjen Robben, Davy Klaassen and Vincent Janssen. (Netherlands 5-0 Ivory Coast)

The Republic of Ireland warmed up for next weekend’s World Cup qualifier against Austria by beating Uruguay. (The Republic of Ireland 3-1 Uruguay)

Ahead of two crucial World Cup qualifiers, the United States were held to a draw by Venezuela. ( USA 1-1 Venezuela)

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