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Dublin: 17 °C Saturday 15 August, 2020

He may be retired, but Paul Scholes can still make a fool of Jens Lehmann

The former Manchester United midfielder was in top form during yesterday’s Global Legends Series.

FABIO CANNAVARO’S TEAM got the better of Luis Figo and his ex-pros during yesterday’s Global Legends Series in Bangkok.

The Italian’s side, which featured the likes of Patrick Kluivert, Christian Karembeu and Michael Owen, won out 8-5 with former Manchester United and England midfielder Paul Scholes proving he hasn’t lost it.

First, he caught ex-Arsenal goalkeeper Jens Lehmann off his line with a delicate chip before blasting past the German from 18 yards out.

Source: 90thmin/YouTube

However, Michel Salgado, once of Real Madrid, scored the goal of the game with a chest and overhead combo which Rivaldo would be proud of.

Source: World Cup 2014/YouTube

(h/t: Reddit)

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