The winsome balladier took his audience through an American talking blues with League of Notions, his 'unfinished symphony' guitar solo before playing favourites
like On The Border.
Throughout the day the band will be playing favourites
old and new.
The two teams will be in action a week later in a double-header on the opening day of the World Cup at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, on Saturday, October 26, with England playing favourites
Australia and Italy meeting joint hosts Wales.
The Californian trio - Mark Hoppus, Tom DeLonge and Travis Barker - will be playing favourites
like All the Small Things, What's My Age Again and Adam's Song plus material from Neighborhoods, their sixth studio album released last September.
They raced through the set keeping the charged atmosphere going, playing favourites
including Black-eyed Boy, Inner Smile and Summer Son.
And as well as playing favourites
from the back catalogue that has seen them pile up 25 chart singles in the past 20 years, they will be showcasing tracks from their eighth studio album, Generation Freakshow, which is due out in March, preceded by first single Borders on January 29.