They took us on a fantastic run and created memories for fans across the country.
The World Cup betting 2018 prior to the tournament had us as no hopers. England progressed through the group as runners up behind a well drilled Belgium side who we now face in the 3rd place play off on Saturday. We then finally ended our penalty draught in defeating Columbia following conceded a very late goal.
England then dispatched of a weak Sweden side setting up a semi-final clash with Croatia which we unfortunately lost. Croatia now face off in the final against the French with many peoples World Cup betting tips now on France to lift the trophy.
Through the England ups and downs fans really began to believe that this could be our year again and the side could follow in the footsteps of the great 1966 winning team. There was several signs and coincidences which did give an indication that England’s time was near. We have created a short animation which covers these as we look back on what nearly was.