Marcus Rashford Scores Thunderbastard In Costa Rica Friendly

Costa Rica finished above England in their 2014 World Cup group

Costa Rica finished above England in their 2014 World Cup group

Everyone is doing the "floss" dance including a young England mascot, who got blanked by Jordan Henderson.

England's victory in Leeds followed Saturday's 2-1 win over Nigeria but perhaps more importantly, Southgate's squad appear to have avoided picking up any injuries as they prepare to fly to Russian Federation.

Southgate could also be looking for stability in midfield and Henderson will be a prime contender for a place alongside Eric Dier.

Real Madrid goalkeeper Navas was completely caught out moments later, though, as Rashford unleashed a powerful drive from 25 yards that dipped perfectly over him and into the top corner for his third global goal.

England are now playing Costa Rica in their final warm-up match before the 2018 World Cup. We have only taken two (warm-up games) as we had some players in the FA Cup final and a couple in the Champions League final.

England start their World Cup Group G campaign in Russian Federation against Tunisia on June 18 and they will head into that fixture in Volgograd in good spirits after two friendly wins.

The spectacular attempt had England fans on their feet, with the 20-year-old lapping up the applause from the Leeds fans who had reminded him of his Manchester United connections before kick-off.

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Tasked with leading the line Rashford, partner-in-crime Jamie Vardy was almost in for a second but was well thwarted by Navas.

It was Costa Rica's only threat in a dominant first-half display by England. Should Alexander-Arnold impress against Costa Rica, Kieran Trippier could lose his place.

Ten minutes into the second half, Harry Maguire was unlucky not to double the lead for the hosts after his header was cleared off the line by Bryan Oviedo.

England were on top without exerting too much pressure and got the second they deserved in the 76th minute.

There's certainly an argument to be made in that regard with the Portuguese manager increasingly becoming frustrated with Rashford's inability to play the striker role that is needed for his tactics.

England were unable to find a way to add a third but emerged victorious - and seemingly without injury.

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