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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.

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.

England flags were prominently displayed (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Fans watch the game at the Rose and Crown pub, in Wimbledon (Philip Toscano/PA)
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
The Rose and Crown pub in Wimbledon erupted as England scored their first goal (Philip Toscano/PA)
There were early nerves – but they quickly turned to joy (Philip Toscano/PA)
Even at the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park, north London, England fans were glued to the game (Matt Crossick/PA)
Football-mad bride Nadine Hanlon cheers as England score during the renewal of her vows to husband Lee (Danny Lawson/PA)
Nadine celebrate as England secure the win (Danny Lawson/PA)
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)
Tennis fans watch the quarter final on their iPads and phones at Wimbledon (Steve Paston/PA(
The tears were ones of sadness for Swedish fans (Aaron Chown/PA)
A Sweden supporter is dejected at the end of the match (Aaron Chown/PA)


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