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World Cup 2018 England fans heartbroken after loss to Croatia

England supporters were devastated by their semifinal lost to Croatia at the World Cup.

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England fans were left heartbroken following a 2-1 loss to Croatia in their  2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal encounter played on Wednesday, July 11. play England fans were heartbroken after defeat to Croatia (Terry Harris REX Shutterstock)

England fans were left heartbroken following a 2-1 loss to Croatia in their  2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal encounter played on Wednesday, July 11.

The Three Lions were tipped to recreate the heroics of the 1966 generation but failed to progress to the final just as they did in 1990.

play The England supporters were hopeful of a place in the final (AP)

 

England fans who created the hashtag '#It’s coming home' on Twitter were all left disappointed by the resulted of the encounter.

In a report by the Daily Mail, England supporters were not happy with the result of the game as some fans couldn’t hide their frustrations and were reduced to tears.

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Over 30,000 England supporters were cheering the Three Lions to victory following Kieran Trippier's opener from a free kick.

play Both young and old England fans could not hide their frustrations (AFP)

 

The mood at the park was at its peak with supporters waving the England flag, beers and chips flinging around in a video clip shown on Twitter.

 

The mood, however, resembled that of a mass mourning period as the Croatians clawed themselves back into the encounter and eventually snatched a win.

England fans were left heartbroken following a 2-1 loss to Croatia in their  2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal encounter played on Wednesday, July 11. play English fans consoled themselves after the win (Getty Images)

 

An equaliser from Ivan Perisic and extra time winner from Mario Mandzukic gave the Croatians victory as they progressed to their first ever World Cup final.

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The England fans were heartbroken by the final outcome as they hoped for another historic night from their team, they left with disappointment their went back home thinking about what could have been as some Twitter users trolled some of the players for their performance.

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