X

England end penalty jinx to edge Colombia in shootout to book place in last eight

A look at some of the best images from England's 4-3 win on penalties against Colombia in the World Cup last-16.

Sport360 staff 2018/07/04
England end penalty jinx to edge Colombia in shootout to book place in last eight
No love lost - Falcao and Trippier exchange words
Henderson is struck during the match
England boss Gareth Southgate surveys proceedings from the sideline
Jose Pekerman looks on from the touchline
England are awarded a penalty after Harry Kane is chopped down in the box
Kane scores to make it 1-0 to England
Yerry Mina nods the ball home to send the game to extra-time
James Rodriguez watches on from the stands
Jordan Pickford saves Carlos Bacca's penalty
Eric Dier scores to send England through to the last eight
England players celebrate their hard-earned win

Jordan Pickford helped England end their penalty shootout hoodoo and reach the World Cup quarter-finals at the expense of Colombia in Moscow.

After decades stewing on his Euro 96 semi-final miss against Germany, Gareth Southgate has spent recent months trying to improve their chances in Russia if it went all the way.

Things looked set to go pear-shaped when Jordan Henderson’s penalty was saved, only for Mateus Uribe’s spot-kick to rattle the bar and goalkeeper Pickford to deny Carlos Bacca.

Eric Dier kept his composure in the Spartak Stadium cauldron, propelling the Three Lions to a famous 4-3 shootout win after it ended 1-1 after 90 minutes and extra time.

Sweden now await in a mouth-watering Samara quarter-final on Saturday, which England approach buoyed by a display of character and coolness which belied this group’s tender years.

We Recommend
Related Tags
Colombia Colombia vs England england England vs Colombia Gareth Southgate Harry Kane Jordan Pickford Yerry Mina