LYON, France (Reuters) – Kylian Mbappe showed his class again as he salvaged a 1-1 home draw for France in their final World Cup warm-up game, against the United States on Saturday. Mbappe, who was a permanent threat, found the back of the net in the late stages to cancel out Julian Green’s first-half opener, with Didier Deschamps’s team lacking energy after a demanding physical preparation. France start their World Cup campaign against Australia in Group C in one week before taking on Peru and Denmark. They enjoyed most of the possession against the U.S. in Lyon but lacked speed, with the exception of Mbappe. “It’s always best to win but it’s a warm-up game and we lacked a bit of juice. We had a lot of opportunities against a team who left us little space”, said Deschamps. “We regained the upper hand near the end.” Paul Pogba, who has been heavily criticised after several under-par performances, started and put on a good display. … [Read more...] about Mbappe on the front foot as France draw with U.S.