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UEFA Nations League: England Pip Iceland 1-0 After Dramatic End

UEFA Nations League: England Pip  Iceland 1-0 After Dramatic End

Raheem Sterling scored a late winner as England grabbed a 1-0 win over Iceland in their Nations League opener on Saturday.

Iceland also missed a penalty in a dramatic end to the game in Reykjavik.

Harry Kane was wrongfully denied an early opener before Kyle Walker was sent off for two bookable offences in the second half.

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However, Raheem Sterling broke Iceland’s resistance in the first minute of time added on, winning and converting a penalty to put 10-man England in front with seconds remaining.

A clumsy Joe Gomez foul on Albert Gudmundsson gifted the hosts an immediate route back, but a woeful spot-kick from former Aston Villa midfielder Birkir Bjarnason let England off the hook as Gareth Southgate’s visibly fatigued side got off the mark.

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