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The Manchester City was beaten just after time by Fred, but had already given himself plenty of credit earlier following the penalty save. An excellent double effort on that was definitely the highlight for the shot-stopper, despite a tentative performance at times.
Playing in his 100th appearance, Cole didn't have to do a whole lot here, but covered comfortably when he was called upon into action.
He was replaced by Leighton Baines after 45 minutes.
Given the strength of the attacking lineup he was face, Smalling did relatively well throughout this one, despite a few moments of madness at the back. The Manchester United defender showed again that he has real promise for the future here.
Not the greatest game from Cahill, who contributed heavily to Brazil's equalizing goal just after half-time. He did make some excellent tackles on Neymar throughout and threatened at the other end himself, but his performance will likely be remembered for Fred's goal.
Johnson continues to prove himself as a top international defender with a very solid shutdown performance on Nemyar, who tried to get after the Liverpool man.
He pushed forward well when needed and was generally solid here.
Cleverley only played the opening 45 minutes before being replaced by the game-winning Frank Lampard, but what he did in the first half was great—commanding his presence in midfield and shutting down a dominant Brazilian midfield.
Another fine international performance from Gerrard, who pushed forward well throughout from his role as a holding midfielder. He combined spectacularly with both Jack Wilshere and Frank Lampard when asked to and was once again a threat on set pieces as well.
A man-of-the-match performance from Wilshere, who was brilliant and creative in attack, as well as very key in the Three Lions' defense here. He did concede a penalty early, but made up for it with some spectacular dribbling and dynamic attacking.
He was easily England's best player throughout this one.
Quiet early, but he gained great space down the right flank as the match wore on, with his pace and crossing ability once again a highlight.
Welbeck worked hard throughout the match, but missed a golden opportunity to score in the opening half that he really should been able to finish. He looked far more out of place here on the left than when he plays out there for United.
It was hard to argue with a man that finishes the match with a goal and an assist, especially when he was as strong up front as he was here. He led England well.