"In terms of heart, resilience and spirit it was up there with anything I've been involved in", Southgate, without several players who will be on the plane to Russia, said.
The 44-year old former left back, who helped Brazil win the 2002 World Cup as well as Copa America titles in 1997 and 1999, also believed that the country has recovered from a humiliating 7-1 semi-final defeat by Germany as the 2014 tournament's hosts.
"It's amazing really that he's been a player who's been able to dip under the radar as we think so much of him, not only his ability, but his mentality and his maturity".
While support is offered by Marcelo and Dani Alves on the flanks, Brazil still find it difficult to get behind and create clear-cut chances for Gabriel Jesus - the kind he has become used to at Manchester City.
After the match against Brazil on Tuesday, England has friendlies lined up against Italy and the Netherlands in March. "We have played two of the best teams in the world, we didn't win, but we didn't lose".
España y Rusia igualaron en un partidazo
Un choque que alarmó a todos por varios minutos se vio en el amistoso entre España y Rusia . Tras este partido, España cierra el año 2017 sin conocer la derrota.
In his first European test as Brazil coach, Tite was surprised at the English defensive discipline and mental strength.
"Against Japan we tested ourselves against a more mobile and skilled team, against England we tested ourselves against a team of strong and tall players, very solid", said Tite, who was hired in June 2016.
"Jose (Mourinho) wouldn't mess around, but he picks him in all the big games and is on the field in nearly every game", Southgate said.
Maybe Neymar is saving himself for the World Cup.
"I thought the defensive back line were phenomenal", the West Ham goalkeeper told ITV Sport.
Luis Florido asegura la participación en diálogo si asisten cancilleres latinoamericanos
El Gobierno chavista y la oposición se acercan a esta nueva ronda de conversaciones con fecha de posible inicio el próximo miércoles en República Dominicana, entre críticas de la sociedad civil a la supuesta falta de transparencia del proceso y dudas de los adversarios de Maduro ante las intenciones oficialistas.
Just a few days after keeping World Cup champions Germany scoreless, England held Brazil to no goals in front of 84,595 fans.
Brazil's best two chances came late on with Coutinho going close, substitute Fernandinho's daisy-cutter clipping the post and Paulinho's effort from a narrow angle pushed away by Hart.
PSG are unsurprisingly unwilling to sell their world record signing, who has been tipped to be Cristiano Ronaldo's successor at Real.
One of the hurdles they may have to overcome will be a penalty shoot-out - something which, historically, doesn't tend to work out too well for the Three Lions.
Hallan cadáver de menor dentro de deportivo
Alrededor de las 7:00 horas, policías preventivos fueron notificados de que el cadáver se encontraba al interior de la construcción abandonada de un deportivo .