Southgate forced England to face up to Iceland debacle

It is coming home? Odds on England World Cup win shorten after Sweden win

Now the 47-year-old former England worldwide is leading the team, which plays Croatia at 8pm tonight in England's first World Cup semi-final in 28 years. "It's going to be tough but let's say it's definitely coming home".

Shilton, who won 125 caps for his country, was the goalkeeper for England last World Cup semi-final appearance when West Germany beat Bobby Robson's side on penalties.

Not in a long time has there been so much support for an England team at a major tournament and clearly the players are thriving from that.

Following in the footsteps of the heroes of 1966 had looked a pipe dream this summer, but Southgate has created an impressive bond and shaped his promising team into World Cup challengers.

On the note of TVs, whilst we're now used to HD, Ultra-HD and 4K, back in 1990 things were very different.

'Ten days up there was no place for the fainthearted, and it made me smile when - a year ago - pictures emerged of Gareth taking England away to the Royal Marines Commando training camp in Devon.

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The Three Lions have the chance to reach just the second major tournament finale in their history on Wednesday as they take on Croatia in a mouth-watering Luzhniki Stadium semi-final.

Asked at his eve-of-match press call if he had been inundated by requests for tickets to England's biggest match in a generation, Southgate revealed he had only invited his loved ones to Moscow.

Emergency services personnel complained Sunday about the "disgraceful" behavior of a small number of supporters who celebrated England's victory over Sweden by dancing on top of an ambulance and badly damaging it.

The strategy takes into account 200,000 statistical models, data on individual players and team performance and ran one million simulations before making its judgement.

Waistcoat mania has well and truly become something else to the point where tomorrow is also being referred to as '#WaistcoatWednesday' in support of England's crucial semi-final game against Croatia.

"You are always conscious of that because none of us are where we are just because of ourselves".

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