Soccer-Lambert marks dream debut with winner v Scotland (Reuters)

(Adds details, quotes) By Martyn Herman LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Journeyman striker Rickie Lambert scored with his first touch in international football as England fought off a tenacious Scottish uprising to earn a 3-2 friendly victory on Wednesday. The 31-year-old former beetroot factory worker, who has toiled his way through the minor leagues, thundered home a 70th-minute header just after coming off the bench to complete a fairytale journey from the footballing wilderness. …

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