Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard says England are fit to take on the best teams in the world.
England are preparing to face Brazil at Wembley tonight in a friendly to mark 150 years of the Football Association.
It's an important warm-up ahead of two crucial World Cup Qualifiers next month.
Gerrard says he can feel the expectation building already.
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