At a pre-match press conference, the El Salvador squad play an audio recording of someone allegedly offering them a bribe to fix Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier against Canada.
A 3-1 World Cup win away to Israel extends Italy’s unbeaten run in qualifying games to 51 and ensures that record will now stretch to over a decade. Giorgio Chiellini is sent off for two yellow cards and will miss October’s crucial game with Spain.
Valon Berisha scores in a 1-1 World Cup draw in Finland as Kosovo take a point from their first competitive international at any level.
Gareth Bale goes second on the all-time list of Wales’ scorers, on 24, with two goals in a 4-0 win against Moldova.