Under more scrutiny at worldwide level, Rashford relished the chance in an England shirt and irradiated Elland Road with a sumptuous goal. Rose is a better option for England at this moment than Young.
It's a quality of most great global teams, and England have it.
Fabian Delph and Ruben Loftus-Cheek added further energy to the team, while Walker adds pace to the backline - pace which will be important in making recovery tackles.
Somewhat bizarrely or even inexcusably, one reason England have failed so regularly during penalty shoot outs is that a succession of Three Lions coaches have failed to make their players practice their ability from 12 yards on a regular basis, something which pretty unsurprisingly, more successful nations deem as an essential preparation.
"She is great and my family will always come first but we have got a big tournament to prepare for".
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They last won a knockout tie in 2006, against Ecuador, when they reached the quarter-finals. I will look forward to picking up with England for the European qualifiers.
It was Costa Rica's only threat in a dominant first-half display by England.
Quite simply, Kane guarantees goals. With no goalkeeper. I didn't want them to affect my confidence.
"I think he knows what the players need, how to get players together and I think he's brought that togetherness back". Only five members of the team who are heading to Russian Federation in the summer were involved in England's previous World Cup campaign whilst senior figures, most notably Wayne Rooney and Joe Hart, have been gradually fazed out.
In the last 40 years, England may have been lacking on the pitch but off it they certainly aren't - they have the best fans in the world.
"I had that as well and obviously being the oldest coming in it was nice to see".
With just a matter of days remaining until the 2018 World Cup starts in Russian Federation there is a sense of excitement building among football supporters across the globe.
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