England ends Colombia's world cup dream
July 3, 2018 9:00 pm
England ended their World Cup penalties misery with a 4-3 win shootout against Colombia in Moscow, a success that saw them claim victory from spot kicks for the first time since 1996.
Eric Dier scored the decisive kick for England, which sends them through to a quarterfinal clash with Sweden in Samara on Sunday.
ESPN reports, England had led 1-0 until Yerry Mina’s 93rd-minute header cancelled out Harry Kane’s penalty opener and went into the shootout having won just one of their previous seven.
England will take on Sweden in the third quarter final on Sunday at 2am while Russia battles Croatia at 6am
Meanwhile, in the first quarter final, Uruguay meets France at 2am Saturday while Brazil takes on Belgium at 6am.