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Slick England spoil Scolari's Brazil return

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England beat Brazil 2-1 on Wednesday to end a 23-year wait for victory over the five-time world champions and consign Luiz Felipe Scolari to defeat in the first game of his second spell as Brazil coach. 

England's defender Gary Cahill (L) challenges Brazil's striker Neymar (R) for the ball during the international friendly football match at Wembley Stadium in London on February 6, 2013. England beat Brazil 2-1.

On a chilly Wembley night that saw Ashley Cole win his 100th England cap, home goalkeeper Joe Hart saved an early penalty from the recalled Ronaldinho, before Wayne Rooney put Roy Hodgson's side ahead.

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