FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil, England gear up for thrilling encounter

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Brazil footballers practice ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup match against England in Kolkata. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

Brazil footballers practice ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup match against England in Kolkata. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

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Brazil reach the semifinals after defeating Germany 2-1 in a nail-biting encounter. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

Brazil reach the semifinals after defeating Germany 2-1 in a nail-biting encounter. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

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Paulinho (L) in action ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup semi final match against England. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

Paulinho (L) in action ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup semi final match against England. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

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Paulinho(R) discusses strategy with Brazil coach Carlos Amadeu (L). (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

Paulinho(R) discusses strategy with Brazil coach Carlos Amadeu (L). (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

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Paulinho and Lincoln will be the key players for Brazil as they look to reach the final. (AP)

Paulinho and Lincoln will be the key players for Brazil as they look to reach the final. (AP)

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England team coach Steven Cooper, fifth right, interact with players during the training session. (AP)

England team coach Steven Cooper, fifth right, interact with players during the training session. (AP)

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England goalkeeper Curtis Anderson practice hard ahead of the encounter. (AP)

England goalkeeper Curtis Anderson practice hard ahead of the encounter. (AP)

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Rhian Brewster, who scored a hattrick against USA, will be key for England. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

Rhian Brewster, who scored a hattrick against USA, will be key for England. (SAMIR JANA/HT Photo)

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England football players during the practice session ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-final match. (PTI)

England football players during the practice session ahead of their FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-final match. (PTI)

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Football lovers standing in a long queue to buy the ticket for the match between Brazil and England. (PTI)

Football lovers standing in a long queue to buy the ticket for the match between Brazil and England. (PTI)

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