Germany 1, England 0: Player ratings for Gareth Southgate's men

 
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Lallana was one of England's better players (Source: Getty)

Joe Hart 5

Too casual at times, one poor punch almost led to a goal and kicking was wasteful but made one superb save to deny Sane

Kyle Walker 7

Plays the wing-back role so well. Stayed high up pitch, made overlapping runs and put in some dangerous crosses

Chris Smalling 6

A mixed display that showcased his strong, composed defending but also highlighted his lax moments in possession

Gary Cahill 6

Captain interchanged with rest of back three smartly and intercepted well but lucky to avoid conceding penalty for handball

Michael Keane 6

A more than competent debut. Close to scoring with shot at a corner and one clever early pass set Alli away. One late lapse

Ryan Bertrand 5

Tentative performance that left England exposed down left at times without offering much in attack. Improved after half-time

Eric Dier 5

Steady but was slow to move ball and tended towards the safest of passes. Dangerous at set pieces

Jake Livermore 5

Started well in his first appearance for five years with some smart, quick passing, but distribution tailed off badly

Adam Lallana 8

So unlucky not to score after brilliant interception and burst typical of an energetic yet intelligent performance

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Alli should have scored but still shone (Source: Getty)

Dele Alli 8

England’s best player found space and linked up well. One turn flummoxed two defenders. Missed golden chance to score

Jamie Vardy 7

Could have played on the shoulder even more but posed a threat all night and might have won an early penalty

Substitutes

Nathan Redmond (Lallana 66): Classy touches showed he belongs

Marcus Rashford (Vardy 70): Struggled to make an impact

Jesse Lingard (Alli 71): Found good positions, had shot blocked

Luke Shaw (Bertrand 83): NA

James Ward-Prowse (Livermore 83): NA

John Stones (Smalling 85): NA

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