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England ratings v Brazil: Liverpool star outstanding; skipper struggles


Date published: Tuesday 14th November 2017 10:24

We rate and slate the England players after their second goalless draw in five days as they held the mighty Brazil at Wembley on Tuesday night.


Joe Hart: Made some smart stops after a slightly nervy opening. More like his old self. 7.5

Kyle Walker: Not able to get forward as much as usual as England spent the majority of the game on the back foot. 6.5

Joe Gomez: Outstanding display by the young Liverpool defender. Made some telling interceptions and looks so comfortable at this level. 8

John Stones: Another assured display from the Man City man. Concentration levels improving all the time. 7.5

Harry Maguire: Another fine display by the Leicester stopper. Passed the ball well and looks so comfortable coming out from the back. 7.5

Ryan Bertrand: Had some struggles throughout and was eventually replaced by Young. Not quite at his best. 6.5

Eric Dier: Started the game fairly well but looked jaded in the second half and really struggled with Brazil’s midfield movement. 6

Jake Livermore: All-action display and not flustered by taking on more technically gifted opponents. 7

Ruben Loftus-Cheek: Struggled to make an early impact and shame he only last 35 minutes before coming off with an injury.  6

Marcus Rashford: Looked the most likely England player to score and showed flashes of brilliance. 7.5

Jamie Vardy: Put in a decent first-half showing, causing problems with…

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