Rickie Lambert scored on his debut as England twice rallied to beat Scotland 3-2 in their first meeting since 1999. Spain, Argentina and the U.S. also won soccer exhibition games, while Brazil lost in Switzerland.
Tottenham beat Swansea City 1-0 yesterday to climb to fourth in English soccer’s Premier League, with West Bromwich Albion missing a chance to join it on points after being held to a 0-0 home tie by West Ham.
Western Wind Energy Corp., a Canadian energy developer, surged to its highest level in four years after Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners LP acquired 16.2 percent of its common shares, becoming its second-largest shareholder.
Manchester United got goals from Wayne Rooney and Javier Hernandez to win 2-1 at West Brom and keep its lead atop English soccer’s Premier League. Manchester City beat Blackpool 1-0, and Arsenal won 3-0 at Birmingham.