France escape with 2-2 draw against Iceland in international friendly

October 12, 2018

Kylian Mbappe’s late penalty helped France secure a 2-2 draw against Iceland in their international friendly on Thursday in Guingamp.

Birkir Bjarnason put the home side ahead in the 30th minute.

Kari Arnason made it 2-0 in the 58th minute.

The scoreline became 2-1 as Holmar Orn Eyjolfsson scored an own goal for France.

Mbappe converted the penalty kick into a goal after a handball by Kolbeinn Sigthorsson in the 91st minute.

The current world champions will host Germany on Tuesday in their UEFA Nations League fixture.

Iceland will host Switzerland on Monday.

 
 

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