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Quick Reads

While Liverpool and Arsenal men caught the eye in pre-season this weekend, Marcus Rashford continued to show he’s just as impressive off the pitch as he is on it.

Elsewhere, Arjen Robben was back up to his old tricks, there were some international landmarks and Crawley Town’s manager provided the gloomiest post-match interview ever.

We’ve rounded up the best of the action on and off the pitch.

Patrice Evra

That’s just rude.

Dominik Szoboszlai

What a strike.

Brandur Olsen

The commentary somehow makes this goal even better.

Arjen Robben

Robben coming in off the right wing to score with his left foot? Some things never change.

Jude Bellingham

He’s such a special talent.

James Ward-Prowse

Excellent shithousery.

Marcus Rashford

Rashford continues to show what an amazing person he is.

Mikel Arteta

The Arsenal manager has still got it.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

And so has the Manchester United manager.

Joao Cancelo

More of this next season, Joao.

Ansu Fati

Now Spain’s youngest ever goalscorer.

Kylian Mbappe

He makes it look far too easy.

Roberto Mancini

Benson and Hedges also managed to get a call up.

Neco Williams

What a moment for the Liverpool youngster.

Sonย Heung-min

Most players don’t really care about pre-season friendlies. Son isn’t most players.

Roberto Firmino

What a player.

Wilfried Zaha

Zaha has been in brilliant form during pre-season.

Daniel Maldini

His dad will be proud of that one.

John Yems

Straight to the point.

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