Brazil and England share spoils in Maracana opening

Brazil and England drew 2-2 on Sunday night as the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro was opened.

The first goal scored at the stadium was netted by Fred, as the Fluminense striker opened the scoring early in the second half.

England turned the game around though with goals from Alex Oxlade Chamberlain and Wayne Rooney, only for Paulinho to equalise late on.

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