Video: Matuidi stars and Newcastle striker Mitrovic nets as France beat Serbia 2-1

first_imgBlaise Matuidi showcased his growing reputation with a brilliant double in France’s 2-1 win over Serbia on Monday night.The PSG midfielder delivered a bullet header and then a wonderful first-time volley to clinch victory for the French in a friendly in Paris.Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic bundled in a consolation for the visitors, but they couldn’t muster an equaliser.There was plenty of Premier League interest on show too, with Manchester City’s Bacary Sagna and Elaquim Mangala starting for the French alongside Manchester United’s Morgan Schneiderlin and Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud.And England’s top flight was also heavily represented by the Serbian team, with Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic and Nemanja Matic, Liverpool’s Lazar Markovic, Southampton’s Dusan Tadic all starting with Mitrovic leading the attack.last_img read more