England beat Colombia on penaties

England-Colombia

Here, FP looks at the Three Lions' potential route on to the final, using the world rankings to determine opponents from the quarter-finals onwards.

"Well I just did our research for starters", Pickford said to ITV.

England were the better side without looking too risky but were then gifted the lead when Carlos Sanchez hauled down England's captain and talisman Kane once too often.

Four of them were in a particularly ill-disciplined 12-minute second-half spell that included Colombia midfielder Carlos Sanchez wrestling England striker Harry Kane to the ground on a set-piece in the penalty box.

"We were trying to download the app to watch it or considering scaling the fence to get to the nearest pub, but then it came back on so we were rewarded for our patience".

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Substitutes: 4 Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur) for Dele 81, 11 Jamie Vardy (Leicester City) for Sterling 88, 3 Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur) for Young 102, 19 Marcus Rashford (Manchester United) for Walker 113.

"I don't care if I'm not the biggest goalkeeper, I've got the power and agility to get around the goal and I've got to make the save and be in the moment and I was".

Alex Apati, of Ladbrokes, said: "Patriotic punters have backed England since day one and tonight's game has already broken records in terms of bets placed, with 50% of all bets featuring Harry Kane".

His playing career was best remembered for that penalty miss against Germany in 1996 - when his tame shot was saved and Andreas Möller scored the decisive kick in sudden death - despite successful stints in the English Premier League with Crystal Palace, Aston Villa and Middlesbrough.

England had lost five successive shootouts before luck finally smiled on it at the compact Spartak Stadium. Can this World Cup get any more mental?

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We know Ian Wright was clutching Lee Dixon as it went off in the ITV studios.

The night got off to a ideal start when Raheem Sterling was brought down in the box and Rooney put England ahead with a fourth-minute penalty.

Colombia was given six of the eight yellow cards handed out by Geiger and were whistled for 23 of the 36 fouls called in the contest.

"The Colombian players asked for VAR and he did not give it to them."

England's build-up to Euro 2012 was hugely disturbed by Capello's shock resignation over the Football Association's decision to strip John Terry of the captaincy. Both teams had the talent to make a run, and one will look back on Russian Federation as a real opportunity to reach a World Cup final.

"There were so many interruptions in the game, far too many interruptions", Colombia coach Jose Pekerman said. I wish I was wrong, but I think from the next match England will be much more careful. There was still plenty of time for England to respond, but the players looked devoid of ideas and paralysed by fear.

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