Rose reveals angry halftime exchange between England players

Rashford, who has had a hard start to the season with Manchester United, also notched the opener at Wembley in their Nations League clash with Spain on Saturday night, before scoring the only goal in their friendly at the King Power Stadium.

He played for 573 minutes at the World Cup this summer, picking up six goals and the Golden Boot along the way, and has started 61 matches in all competitions since the start of last season. Clearly ill at ease with the ball at his feet, the Stoke man nearly passed the ball into his own net in the sixth minute and his under-hit pass to James Tarkowski seconds later culminated in Xherdan Shaqiri hitting the post for the visitors.

"Harry falls in the category in which we have several players where we have to watch how much they play", said the Three Lions boss.

Gareth Southgate's World Cup semi-finalists came into the match on the back of three consecutive defeats and his much-changed line-up were off the pace in the first 45 minutes at the King Power Stadium.

"We were outplayed", said Rose, who was one of England's better performers.

England seemed shaky at the back from the first whistle, as goalkeeper Jack Butland didn't cover himself in glory in the early exchanges, with a couple of questionable passes.

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier's performance was slated by fans after the Three Lions' narrow win over Switzerland.

The stopper began with a mishit pass almost hitting the back of his own net, before playing defender James Tarkowski into trouble which finished with Shaqiri smashing the post.

However, the Spurs coach won't want to rush him back too soon as Tottenham face a tough trip to Italy to take on Inter Milan in their first Champions League group stage game next Tuesday.

"They were frustrated in the first half, but I always knew that was a risk".

The Swiss had 65% possession in the opening period at the King Power Stadium, with Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri striking the post.

Switzerland will look to get back to winning ways as they host Qatar in an worldwide friendly on the 14th November.

Vanessa Coleman

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