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Gareth Southgate celebrates England's win on Tuesday

The Russian government is also doing its part to tempt England fans to join Gareth Southgate's men in Moscow on Wednesday for the semi-final against Croatia by offering a fast-track visa service.

"Cancel your plans for Wednesday night - England have reached their first World Cup semi-final in almost 30 years", said the Sun on Sunday.

England and Croatia followed suit Saturday, with the latter needing penalties to defeat Russian Federation.

It was arguably France's most impressive display at the World Cup. "Going into a World Cup semi final, it doesn't get much better than that".

"They were not happy and that wouldn't be a surprise when they were supposed to be getting their beauty sleep before what is probably the biggest games of their lives".

The 25-year-old England worldwide - who earns £40,000 per week as salary, according to Spotrac.com - played in all 38 Premier League matches for Leicester last season.

Fallen champion Muguruza unhappy with match scheduling
Garbine Muguruza refused to blame being placed on Court Two at Wimbledon for her shock second-round exit to Alison Van Uytvanck . Halep, the top seed, avoided the upset bug on Thursday, defeating China's Zheng Saisai 7-5, 6-0 to advance to the third round.

Before Saturday's win, achieved by goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli, England had only beaten Sweden twice in their last 15 meetings.

England trio Harry Kane, Kyle Walker and Harry Maguire are looking to guide their side to only their second World Cup final.

In Sochi, Croatia fans were massivelt outnumbered in a crowd of more than 40,000, but Dalic's team had one notable backer - President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic.

The idea of the World Cup "coming home" to England has become a meme, but the Three Lions have led a somewhat charmed life in the 2018 World Cup.

Belgium can dare to dream of lifting a maiden World Cup, after a dramatic 3-2 win over Japan in the round of sixteen and a defensively composed performance to knock out five times World Champions Brazil with a 2-1 victory.

Replying on the IKEA UK's Twitter account, a spokesperson said: "We are aware of a small group of fans celebrating the match result in one of our stores".

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