However, England hit back with three tries to take the game and the series 2-0 after last week's 18-16 win in Hull.
The disciplinary hearing will take place on Tuesday evening.
Bennett has called on the Rugby League International Federation, who meet this week in York, to push international rugby league to the forefront. It may not be against Australia.
The Rabbitohs are already facing an uncertain start to their pre-season with speculation continuing to mount that Anthony Seibold and Wayne Bennett's coaching swap will come within weeks.
But Connor kicked just one goal from his four attempts as England outscored their visitors by four tries to two.
Obsèques de Philippe Gildas: La blague d'Antoine de Caunes à José Garcia
La plupart du temps à travers médias interposés, en donnant leur numéro de téléphone personnel complet à l'antenne. A lire aussi: Antoine de Caunes: " Philippe Gildas m'a ouvert les chakras".
The one blot was George Burgess's apparent eye gouge on Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, which may mean the prop misses the final game at Elland Road on Sunday.
England seized the momentum and kept the pressure on, with only fearless defence holding Tom Burgess up over the line.
From 6-6 at halftime, New Zealand went back in front just four minutes into the new half with an exceptional try.
A brilliant no-look offload from Connor set up Makinson for his second four- pointer and cut the deficit to just four points.
Connor then tied the match up at 14-14 when he barged over to score, before Makinson brought up his hat-trick and sealed the victory with a fantastic solo try with six minutes on the clock.
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Il est désormais estimé au 1er novembre 2018 à 216,5 millions d'euros. En janvier, celui-ci bénéficiait d'une estimation de 213 M€ . Un nouveau sommet d'atteint pour Kylian Mbappé .
England face New Zealand at Anfield knowing that a win on Merseyside would see them win the series with a test to spare.
After guiding England to the World Cup final last December, Bennett is delighted they have been able to continue the momentum, despite losing nine members from the team that pushed the Kangaroos all the way in Brisbane.
"The boys have had to learn some pretty harsh lessons over the last two games about what Test football is all about". That's the difference in Test match footy.
Should England beat the New Zealand on Sunday, it would be only the second time that the Kiwis have lost to a British squad in three consecutive matches. "They have a very simple game plan, they complete high and they stay there for the 80 minutes, it's something we need to pick up on".
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