It was a ninth straight win for the Selecao who top Group B with a perfect six points from two games, while Peru fell to the bottom.
The England captain’s latest injury comes ahead of Tottenham playing Manchester City in the English League Cup final on April 25, the only shot at a trophy this season for Jose Mourinho’s team
Both sides failed to win against London clubs last weekend, with the Toffees losing to Chelsea – their first away defeat in the league since November – and the Clarets claiming their fifth successive home draw, this time against Arsenal.
Carlo Ancelotti’s side did manage to lay a glove at least as Richarlison cancelled out Phil Foden’s opener, only the second time in the last nine league games City have failed to keep a clean sheet, but there was no denying them a 17th straight win in all competitions.
The Italian left out top scorer Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison and goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, but their replacements were second-best for much of the 120 minutes at Goodison Park.
Richarlison fired Carlo Ancelotti’s side ahead in the 21st minute, cutting in from the left before unleashing a low drive, which Kasper Schmeichel saw late and failed to stop from squeezing in the bottom corner.
Despite having only recorded one win in eight matches this season, Fulham currently remain outside of the relegation zone by a point.
The former England international insisted that the 24-year-old “did not take” his chance in the absence of Richarlison in what was a “very disappointing” loss to Southampton.
Manchester United newbie Bruno Fernandes has won the FA Bristol Street Motors Fans’ Premier League Player of the Month award for February by a landslide after picking up 58 per cent of the vote in a poll run by fan engagement experts Snack Media.
Richarlison’s superb individual goal helped lift Everton to within five points of the Champions League places after a 3-1 win over struggling Crystal Palace.
Theo Walcott hit a last-minute winner as 10-man Everton came from two goals down to secure a fine 3-2 win at Watford.
Richarlison scored a stunning solo goal as Everton returned to winning ways by beating Brighton 1-0 at Goodison Park on Saturday.
A second-half Gabriel Jesus double gave Manchester City a 2-1 victory over Everton at the Etihad on New Year’s Day.
Former England forward Darren Bent believes Everton new boy Alex Iwobi lacks the quality needed to be a success at Goodison Park.
Everton have heaped further misery on Manchester United by registering a dominant 4-0 victory over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side in Sunday’s Premier League at Goodison Park.
Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson scored the goals as Everton recorded a 2-0 win over Chelsea in Sunday afternoon’s Premier League clash at Goodison Park.
Atletico Madrid have joined Chelsea in a battle to sign Everton and Brazil striker Richarlison in the summer window.
Everton forward, Richarlison, has only needed a few weeks at the club to show he has the potential to forge a successful career for both club and country, his compatriot and Brazilian great, Rivaldo, has said.
Bournemouth and Everton both had a player sent off in their pulsating 2-2 draw at the Vitality Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday.
RB Leipzig have reportedly made an improved £22 million bid for Everton forward Ademola Lookman.