How did Scotland, England and Northern Ireland do this weekend?

  • 27 March 2017
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It was a great day for all of the home nations in action this weekend in their qualifying matches for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Before the matches started, a minute's silence was held at Wembley Stadium to remember those who died during the attack on Westminster last week.

Find out how your team did and who scored.

England 2-0 Lithuania

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Image caption Jermain Defoe scored on his first England appearance in three-and-a-half years, with Gareth Southgate's side claiming a comfortable 2-0 win over Lithuania at Wembley
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Image caption Jamie Vardy secured the win with a second goal, which means England are now four points clear in their world cup qualifying group

Scotland 1-0 Slovenia

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Image caption Scotland secured an important win in their mission to return to a major international competition
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Image caption They left it late against Slovenia, with Chris Martin scoring in the 88th minute. Gordon Strachan had said the game was a must-win

Northern Ireland 2-0 Norway

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Image caption Northern Ireland, meanwhile, remain on course for a World Cup play-off spot thanks to an impressive 2-0 qualifier win over Norway
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Image caption The goals came from Jamie Ward (pictured left) and Conor Washington

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