After being eliminated in the penalty shootout in 1990, 1998, and 2006, the English National team has finally broken through, and won a knockout stage match via the penalty shootout.
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) July 3, 2018
Sheer delight for England, a magnificent moment in the storied history of the program.
Despite all the fanfare, England has only won one World Cup, and that was in 1966 when they hosted it.
The 3 lions are as famous for choking on the big stage as they are for anything else.
— football.london (@Football_LDN) July 3, 2018
Since then, they have won 2 knockout stage games total, just by the numbers tonight represents one of the most significant wins in English history, and that’s saying a whole lot.
ENGLAND HAVE WON OVER PENALTIES AND WATCH MY FAMILIES REACTION JUST WATCH THAT JUST WATCH IT pic.twitter.com/Bzkx7Ry3mI
— cammie♡ (@heavenlyholden) July 3, 2018
Nobody has to tell this to the English fans how important this is, check out some of these fan reactions!!