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6 Times Countries Played Against Football Clubs

Traditionally football is normally played between one country and another or a football club and another.

However, there have been instances where a friendly game is organized between a country and a club.

In this article, we are going to look at six times a football match was played between a country and a club.

1. Australia vs Manchester United

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Manchester United defeated the Socceroos of Australia by two goals to nothing in an encounter on July 18, 1999 at Melbourne Australia.

2. Cuba vs New York Cosmos

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The New York Cosmos beat the Cuban national team four goals to one in a friendly match played on June 2, 2015.

3. Mexico vs AC Milan

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The Mexican national team defeated an AC Milan side that comprised mainly of reserves by two goals to one, on May 19, 2002.

4. India vs Bayern Munich

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On the 10th of January, 2010, the Indian football national team were beaten by four goals to nothing by a more superior Bayern Munich side.

5. Barcelona vs Brazil

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The clash between Barcelona and Brazil at the Camp Nou which took place on April 28, 1999 ended in a 2 - 2 draw.

Ronaldo De Lima and Rivaldo were the scorers for the Brazil national team, while Luis Enrique and Phillip Cocu scored for Barcelona.

6. Nigeria vs Atletico Madrid

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The Super Eagles team B of Nigeria took on Atletico Madrid at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium on May 22, 2018.

The Spanish giants emerge victorious from the encounter after beating the Super Eagles by three goals to two.

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