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    Here Are Some Of The Best Fan Reactions To England Making It To The World Cup Quarter-Finals

    A historic win against Colombia on penalties. Yes, you read that right, PENALTIES.

    In case you missed it, football is well and truly coming home after the most dramatic 120 minutes of play last night, followed by a nailbiting penalty shootout.

    On a night when 23.6 million viewers tuned in to watch the national team beat Colombia 4–3 on penalties, English pride stretched far and wide.

    Meanwhile in Clapham Junction… #WorldCup

    There were celebrations across London.

    @NeilAPerry @David_Powles Shoreditch last night ten mins after England won

    Scenes in London bridge #itscominghome

    They were loving it in the BBC newsroom.

    The moment England won the penalty shootouts and the @BBCNews newsroom exploded - as captured by #BBCOS. #ENGvCOL

    There were absolute scenes in Nottingham.

    #ENGCOL party in Nottingham #NFFC #england its coming home 🦁 🦁 🦁

    And there were huge celebrations in Ibiza, where Stormzy literally paused his performance to check the results before going wild with festivalgoers.

    Only Stormzy could stop his #MerkyFestival headline set at @ibizarocks to watch England win the penalty shoot out and then go straight into ‘Big For Your Boots’ 🔥💥🔥💥

    Oh, and wait: Off-duty soldiers were celebrating in Iraq too.

    The reaction in Iraq as the last penalty sends .@England through to the quarter finals #ComeOnEngland #ENGCOL

    So basically that's that. Football's. Coming. Home.

    Fucking hell these football coming home memes are getting out of hand