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'He gets caught out ball watching' - Roy Keane picks out moment that ended England's World Cup dream

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Roy Keane believes Croatia were worthy winners as England's World Cup dream died in agonising fashion in Moscow.

England’s World Cup dream dashed as Croatia win semi-final in extra time

The Guardian

It was like watching a beautiful painting being ripped up in front of your eyes. England’s dream of making it to their first World Cup final for more than a quarter of a century was over and in those desolate moments after the final…

World Cup agony as England lose to Croatia in extra time - highlights & report

BBC / Sport

England's bid to reach a first World Cup final since 1966 ends in the last four with an extra-time defeat by Croatia in Moscow.

Croatia tops England in extra time to reach World Cup final

USA TODAY / Technology

Croatia came back from a goal down to tie it in the second half before Mario Mandzukic scored the winner in extra time.

England reacts to WC heartbreak

Sky Sports

Croatia will face France in their first World Cup final after coming from behind to dash England's dreams with a 2-1 extra-time victory at the Luzhniki Stadium.

World Cup 2018: Despair as England lose semi-final

BBC / Sport

Hearts are broken as England lose 2-1 in extra time in World Cup semi-final.

Why England's World Cup pain hurts so much

USA TODAY / Finance

England's run in Russia came to an end with the semifinal loss to Croatia, just the latest chapter in the team's heartbreaking history.

Croatia beats England 2-1 in extra time; will face France in World Cup final

NBC News / News

Mario Mandzukic of Croatia scored on a sharp kick in the second extra time period to win the semi-final, leading to the country's first appearance in a World Cup final.

Croatia 2-1 England RESULT - World Cup 2018 semi-final

One lapse. That is all it takes in this rarest of atmospheres. Kieran Trippier lost his header to Ivan Perisic, Mario Mandzukic ran off John Stones, and England were out of the World Cup.

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England’s World Cup dream dashed as Croatia win semi-final in extra time

The Guardian open event

It was like watching a beautiful painting being ripped up in front of your eyes. England’s dream of making it to their first World Cup final for more than a quarter of a century was over and in those desolate moments after the final…

Jul 11

World Cup: Defeat cannot ruin summer in which England made us believe again

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It’s Buoy Keane! England fans compare pundit’s bright orange look to an Umpa-Lumpa

As England face Croatia in their biggest match for almost three decades, there's something distracting fans watching at home - Roy Keane's tan.

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Millions descend on pubs, bars, beer gardens and Hyde Park to cheer on England in World Cup semi-final

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Paul Gascoigne tells England stars 'play as if you were 10-years-old' ahead of World Cup semi-final against Croatia

Mirror Online open event

The football legend has urged today’s stars to have the nation weeping with joy by going all the way to the final and lifting the trophy

Jul 10

World Cup 2018: buildup to France v Belgium, plus England latest – live!

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Jul 8

World Cup 2018: news and reaction as England set up Croatia semi-final – live!

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Wild scenes on streets after England win

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Mirror Online open event

The former Manchester United winger scored the only goal of the game as Belgium secured top spot and a clash with Japan