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England 2-1 Slovakia report: Marcus Rashford, Eric Dier win Wembley redemption

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The hardest test for any young player at the highest level is how they cope with adversity, and England were left relieved that Marcus Rashford passed it tonight.

While many England players were struggling for inspiration, the youngest member of the squad inspired them to come from behind to secure a crucial three points with a 2-1 win over Slovakia at Wembley.

Starting instead of Raheem Sterling, the Manchester United forward couldn’t have begun the game much worse.

It was his mistake that led to Stanislav Lobotka putting the visitors in front within three minutes.

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This was Rashford’s 10th appearance for his country, but…



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