England Out of World Cup

England Out of World Cup

Rushed back from knee surgery Luis Suarez headed home a defence splitting Edinson Cavani cross on 39 minutes to give Uruguay a 1-0 lead over England in their Group D crunch match in Sao Paulo.

Wayne Rooney hit the crossbar for England and had previously sent a free-kick zipping just wide as England had the lions` share of the chances but Uruguay defended like gladiators.

Cavani and Cristian Rodriguez also went close for Uruguay in a tense struggle with both teams desperate to notch up their first points.

Uruguay:

Fernando Muslera; Martin Caceres, Jose Maria Gimenez, Diego Godin (capt), Alvaro Pereira; Alvaro Gonzalez, Egidio Arevalo Rios, Nicolas Lodeiro, Cristian Rodriguez; Edinson Cavani, Luis Suarez

England:

Joe Hart; Glen Johnson, Gary Cahill, Phil Jagielka, Leighton Baines; Steven Gerrard (capt), Jordan Henderson; Raheem Sterling, Wayne Rooney, Danny Welbeck; Daniel Sturridge

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