England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

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England plays friendly against Nigeria before jetting off to the World Cup

He's also found himself back in Southgate's England squad, although there is plenty of competition for places at the back, with Harry Maguire also an option for the Three Lions.

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"We were deservedly two goals up in the first half".

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Nigeria and England qualified for the World Cup with relative ease and both sides will hope to make a mark at the tournament to varying degrees.

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But, the England manager insisted his player's adjusted to the new formation and were unlucky not to score more goals.

"It is important for us not to think we can win the World Cup", Rohr said.

"The players who came in did very well".

England lacked the zip from the early stages in the second half as regular substitutions broke up the rhythm of the game, with Danny Rose, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Marcus Rashford, Fabian Delph and Danny Welbeck all appearing from the bench.

He said, "I think we played really well, with the ball especially".

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The 47-year-old said his team on Saturday was close to England's likely starting XI when they open their World Cup campaign against Group G opponents Tunisia in Volgograd on June 18.

With the return of Victor Moses to the side and Mikel Obi set to start, the team is nearly at full strength with only Leicester City midfield destroyer Wilfred Ndidi missing.

Sterling later broke the offside trap but could not find a colleague with a low cross before firing narrowly over when picked out by Jesse Lingard towards the end of the first half. If you look at the Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking, you will see there are teams who are better than us. The players want to do well - you can see from how they play, the change in system to five at the back.

England's preparation for this summer's FIFA World Cup finals in Russian Federation cranks up as Nigeria visit Wembley in a warm-up match ahead of the tournament.

Goals from Gary Cahill and Harry Kane rewarded England's first-half dominance at Wembley before Nigeria produced an improved display in the second period, pulling one back through Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi.

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England play their final warm-up game against Costa Rica at Elland Road, Leeds on Thursday, 7 June.

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