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In Pictures: Tears of joy as Three Lions secure World Cup semi-final place

Supporters gathered around the country for the big clash against Sweden.

England fans across the land are celebrating after the Three Lions breezed past Sweden to secure a place in the World Cup semi-finals in Russia.

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Fans arrive to watch the match at Luna Beach Cinema, Brighton (Gareth Fuller/PA)

Supporters spent the afternoon in bars and even on the beach cheering on England, as goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli saw Gareth Southgate’s men home.

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England flags were prominently displayed (Gareth Fuller/PA)
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Fans watch the game at the Rose and Crown pub, in Wimbledon (Philip Toscano/PA)
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Fans react to a near miss from England whilst watching coverage of the FIFA World Cup 2018 quarter-final match between Sweden and England at the Rose and Crown pub, in Wimbledon, south London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday July 7, 2018. Photo credit should read: Philip Toscano/PA Wire
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The Rose and Crown pub in Wimbledon erupted as England scored their first goal (Philip Toscano/PA)
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There were early nerves – but they quickly turned to joy (Philip Toscano/PA)
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Even at the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park, north London, England fans were glued to the game (Matt Crossick/PA)
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Football-mad bride Nadine Hanlon cheers as England score during the renewal of her vows to husband Lee (Danny Lawson/PA)
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Nadine celebrate as England secure the win (Danny Lawson/PA)
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Fans react to England’s second goal from Dele Alli while watching the game in the early hours of Sunday morning at the Star Casino in Sydney (Ryan Wilkinson/PA)
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Tennis fans watch the quarter final on their iPads and phones at Wimbledon (Steve Paston/PA(
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The tears were ones of sadness for Swedish fans (Aaron Chown/PA)
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A Sweden supporter is dejected at the end of the match (Aaron Chown/PA)

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