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Colombia 1-1 England AET (England win 4-3 on penalties) - REPORT

COLOMBIA 1-1 ENGLAND (aet, 3-4 on pens) - MARTIN SAMUEL AT THE SPARTAK STADIUM: When it came down to that last one, when England were one penalty kick away from a World Cup quarter-final, we peered, a nation anxious to see who would step forward from the pack. Jamie Vardy, who takes them for Leicester, was unused. Jesse Lingard had apparently been banging them in during practice. Walking towards the end lousy and noisy with yellow shirts... Eric Dier. Dier, a defensive midfielder or centre half, fifth at best in the penalty ranks at Tottenham. Dier, ordinary against Belgium in his only start of the tournament. Dier, who had a pass completion rate of less than 25 per cent in his first 24 minutes on the field here. Dier? Anchor man penalty-taker? Dier? Have we taken leave of our senses? Apparently not. Gareth Southgate, more than any England manager, knows the agony of the shootout. That was one of the reasons he had his squad going through the routine, day after day, in training. With hindsight, why did we ever doubt? 

'It's Coming Home!': Lingard and Alexander-Arnold chant England song on pitch before celebrating shootout win with fans

There were scenes of jubilation as England finally ended their 22-year penalty shootout hoodoo by beating Colombia to progress to the World Cup quarter-finals. And among those leading the celebrations following the final whistle were Jesse Lingard and Trent Alexander-Arnold at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow.

Harry Kane celebrates Colombia victory with his family

Harry Kane (posing with his family and friends, above) believes Gareth Southgate's England side came of age in Moscow after navigating a dramatic penalty shootout to reach the World Cup quarter-finals.

England have progressed to the World Cup quarter-finals after holding their nerve to win 4-3 in the penalty shootout against Colombia. Sportsmail's Jamie Redknapp has run the rule over the players

Referee Mark Geiger was let down by his VAR who advised the American that a yellow card was sufficient punishment for Wilmar Barrios's headbutt on Jordan Henderson.

Eric Dier admits he was 'nervous' ahead of taking England's final spot kick in the penalty shootout win against Colombia having missed a golden opportunity at the end of extra-time.

England penalty hero Jordan Pickford on pulling off key stop in shootout against Colombia

Jordan Pickford believes his penalty heroics showed that his size is irrelevant in goal. Thibaut Courtois criticised the goalkeeper for being 'too short' to save Adnan Januzaj's goal in the game against Belgium, but Pickford thwarted Colombia to help England advance to the World Cup quarter-finals.‘I did all my research. I've got power and agility. I don't care if I'm not the biggest keeper because it's about being there in the moment and making the save and I was. Pickford dived to his right and Carlos Bacca sent a powerful penalty down the middle but a firm left palm denied the striker.

The World Cup 2018 quarter-final line-up was completed on Tuesday night when England defeated Colombia in a penalty shootout to secure their place in the last eight of the tournament.

Maria Sharapova's mediocre record since her return from a doping ban continued as the 2004 champion was bundled out in the first round of Wimbledon by world No 132 Vitalia Diatchenko.

CHARLES SALE -SPORTS AGENDA: Jamie Carragher’s return to Sky Sports for the start of the Premier League season comes after his sessions with renowned psychiatrist Steve Peters.

LAWRENCE BOOTH AT OLD TRAFFORD: England’s summer underwent a seismic shift in Manchester on Wednesday night – and the tremors may be felt for a while.

The race has been on for Ashton’s signature ever since he scored a spectacular hat-trick for the Barbarians against England at Twickenham in May.

England 1-1 Colombia - NINE THINGS YOU MISSED from World Cup clash

England are in the World Cup quarter-finals after a pulsating win on penalties against Colombia. There were a huge number of talking points, from Diego Maradona wearing a Colombia shirt, hundreds of empty seats on Centre Court at Wimbledon and Wes Brown becoming an England legend... Sportsmail were on hand to pick up anything you might have missed from the dramatic shootout victory. 

ITV pundits Wright, Dixon and Neville celebrate wildly after England win penalty shootout against Colombia

Former England players Ian Wright, Lee Dixon and Gary Neville could not hide their emotions as they watched the Three Lions come through a gut-wrenching penalty shootout to reach the World Cup quarter-finals. The trio were part of ITV's team covering the last-16 tie against Colombia in Moscow on Tuesday night. The game finished 1-1 after extra time and former Arsenal and England striker Wright could not bear to watch as the drama unfolded in the penalty shootout.

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI - COUCH POTATO: No more curse. Not just for England but also for the folk at ITV who have had an ongoing saga of their own with international football.

Colombia's players felt they could rattle England’s young team all over the pitch and intimidate the official at every possible opportunity. They were wrong.

Pundits Gary Neville and Alan Shearer were firm in their views that Wilmar Barrios deserved to be sent off for his headbutt on Jordan Henderson in the first half of England's last-16 World Cup clash.

Jordan Henderson consoles injured James Rodriguez in the dugout after Colombia heartbreak

Jordan Henderson demonstrated a touch of class after England's dramatic penalty shootout win over Colombia as he went over to console James Rodriguez at full time. Rodriguez and Colombia suffered heartbreak on Tuesday evening as they crashed out of the World Cup, losing 4-3 in a penalty shootout in Moscow. The Bayern Munich midfielder was unable to feature for his country after being ruled out with a calf injury but watched on from the stands at the Spartak Stadium. 

England manager Gareth Southgate told his players before the penalty shootout against Colombia on Tuesday to 'own the process'. England made it to the quarter-finals after beating Colombia.

Whatever is was; the psychometric tests, the daily rehearsals, the policy of identifying a spot to bury the ball in training and sticking with it; it worked.

Just when they were in danger of living up to their own cliche in major tournaments and plucking defeat from the jaws of victory, losing on penalties yet again, England defied.

No-one should be surprised at the resourcefulness of Eric Dier, who lived abroad from an early age, writes MIKE DICKSON. Read his interview with Dier from back in March 2013.

England's shootout win over Colombia just their SECOND in EIGHT attempts

Jordan Pickford and Eric Dier were the heroes on Tuesday night as England won only their second ever penalty shootout - and their first for 22 years. Gareth Southgate's side are into the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Russia after a thrilling 4-3 win spot-kicks after a 1-1 draw in 120 minutes against Colombia. Here Sportsmail look back at England's previously wretched record from 12 yards in tournament football...

Raheem Sterling shoulder-barged by Colombia coach during half-time

Raheem Sterling was shoulder-barged by one of Colombia's technical staff as he made his way off the field at half-time of England's World Cup round of 16 clash. A fiery opening 45 minutes in Moscow saw several clashes between the players, but one of the more significant encounters came when Colombia's fitness coach  Eduardo Julio Urtasun clashed with Sterling. Gary Neville, working as a pundit for ITV, was quick to criticise his behaviour, saying: ‘That coach is a numpty for doing that to Raheem Sterling.’

I knew it was going to be a horrible game. It is always a fight when you play South American teams, but it was worse than I imagined.

After Thibaut Courtois criticised Jordan Pickford in the final group game, it was fantastic to see England’s No 1 make such a brilliant save in the penalty shootout.

He doesn’t make a song and dance about things — that’s why Kieran Trippier gets overlooked. But he’s been a revelation in this World Cup campaign.

New Liverpool midfield duo Naby Keita and Fabinho lead from the front

Liverpool's new midfield duo Naby Keita and Fabinho have been leading from the front in pre-season training as Jurgen Klopp continued to cast an eye over his squad on Tuesday. The Reds returned to their Melwood training complex on Monday morning following a summer break that started after the Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid. Summer arrivals Keita and Fabinho are still getting to grips with their new team-mates but looked to be settling into life on Merseyside well.

Lee Grant completes £1.5m move to Manchester United from Stoke

Lee Grant has completed his move to Manchester United from Stoke after putting pen to paper on a two-year deal at Old Trafford. The 35-year-old was at United's Carrington training complex on Monday as he went through his medical tests prior to finalising the £1.5m deal. Stoke are discussing terms with Adam Federici of Bournemouth as his replacement while manager Gary Rowett is also looking to speak to Jack Butland this week regarding his future.

Jurgen Klopp has hailed the return of Pepijn Lijnders to his Liverpool coaching staff as the absence of his No 2, Zeljko Buvac, continues into the start of pre-season.

MIKE KEEGAN: At some point, Wayne Rooney will realise that MLS is a different ball game from what he has been used to as he adjusts to life in the US capital following his move from Everton.

Mercedes have been accused of ‘throwing themselves under a bus’ over Lewis Hamilton’s bungled strategy at the Austrian Grand Prix.

Sweden 1-0 Switzerland: Forsberg's strike secures last-eight place

SWEDEN 1-0 SWITZERLAND - IAN LADYMAN AT SAINT PETERSBURG STADIUM: This was an earnest game of football, played by two limited sides hoping that method and organisation and endeavour would be enough to see them through. For Sweden it did. Janne Andersson's team were slightly the more aggressive and created the better chances. But that is a marginal call and relative to the low quality of this game.

IAN LADYMAN IN SAINT PETERSBURG: Former Manchester United and England defender Phil Neville laid in to Premier League duo Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka.

Colombia coach Jose Pekerman blamed the current 'confusion' about the amount of physical contact allowed defending corners for his side's penalty shoot-out defeat to England in Moscow.

Marcelo gives fitness boost for Brazil ahead of Belgium quarter-final

Brazil made light work of Mexico in the World Cup last 16 on Monday and were in the mood to joke around during training on Tuesday. Tite's side continued their preparations at their Sochi training base as attentions now turn to face Belgium on Friday in the quarter-finals. But while the stakes continue to get bigger, Brazil's players took the chance to spring a surprise on Danilo as his team-mates hoisted him off the ground holding his arms and legs.

A diver, faker and an embarrassment: Neymar's risible histrionics

At a time when the world should be lauding Neymar for grabbing this World Cup by the scruff of the neck and leading his country's charge to an unprecedented sixth trophy, we are simply left seething by his histrionics. For all of Neymar's innate ability with the ball at his feet, his often mesmerising Samba flair, his talismanic status within a footballing nation steeped in such rich history, there is one sizeable problem which is losing him fans by the thousand with each passing tumble. His record-shattering move to Paris Saint-Germain last summer was, to all intents and purposes, an attempt to leap out of the grand shadow of Lionel Messi at Barcelona.

Having signed a new four-year deal just one month before their shock group stage exit, Low has committed his future to the national side having received support from the German football president.

Police freed Mikel's father, Pa Michael Obi, on Monday, but he is now in hospital after being tortured at the hands of his captors. 'I had to suppress the trauma... I was distraught,' Mikel said.

Victory in Nizhny Novogrod was the first time the Balkan nation had won a knockout game in a major tournament since a staggering defeat at the hands of Turkey in the quarter-finals in Vienna.

Danijel Subasic breaks down in tears after questions about late friend

Danijel Subasic was full of raw emotion as he broke down in tears after being questioned about his late friend in a press conference on Tuesday. Subasic's friend, Hrvoje Custic, tragically passed away back in 2008 at the tender age of 24 after hitting his head on a concrete wall during a football match. And on Tuesday, it was all too much for the Croatia goalkeeper as the subject was brought up by the media following his country's victory over Denmark in the last-16 of theWorld Cup.

Ousmane Dembele uses World Cup downtime to create 'Winchester FC'

At the World Cup, players are tasked with finding ways to keep boredom at bay, but Ousmane Dembele looks to have found his solution to the question of what players do between games. The French forward has been using his spare time to play Football Manager on his iPad and has created a whole new club, based in Winchester.  Dembele's club, Winchester FC, have been keeping him entertained between matches and training sessions, and he also plays the virtual football game while travelling around Russia - which takes up a fair chunk of their time.

Belgium face Brazil in the World Cup quarter-finals on Friday night in Kazan after the former secured a dramatic 3-2 victory over Japan on Monday. Meunier will be tasked with stopping Neymar.

Andres Iniesta has penned an open letter to his fans confirming his retirement from international football after Spain's World Cup exit at the hands of Russia.

Spain's World Cup build-up was rocked when coach Julen Lopetegui was sacked two days before their opening game against Portugal when he agreed to become Real Madrid manager.

Kyle Edmund beats Alex Bolt to reach Wimbledon second round

Kyle Edmund is safely through to the second round of the Wimbledon men's singles after seeing off Alex Bolt in straight sets. The British No 1 defeated the Australian qualifier 6-2, 6-3, 7-5 on Court No 1 on Tuesday afternoon, despite having his serve broken in the third set. Edmund, seeded No 21, will play either Japan's Yuichi Sugita or Bradley Klahn of the USA in round two at SW19.

Johanna Konta beats Natalia Vikhlyantseva to reach Wimbledon second round

ADAM CRAFTON AT WIMBLEDON: Johanna Konta eased into the second round of Wimbledon with a straight sets win over Natalia Vikhlyantseva on Tuesday afternoon. The British No 1 earned a 7-5, 7-6 victory on Court Two to progress to round two where she will face Alize Cornet or Dominica Cibulkova.

MIKE DICKSON AT WIMBLEDON: Britain's men may have floundered but the women are keeping the flag flying with Katie Boulter becoming the third of them through to the second round.

It was a tough draw for Watson against Belgian Flipkens, a former semi-finalist at the All England Club and an experienced grass-court player who won the warm-up event in Southsea at the weekend.

KIERAN GILL AT WIMBLEDON: The Wimbledon debutant named Tennys from Tennessee headed home but the three-time champion who continues to play down his chances.

The British doubles No 1 signed up on Tuesday for the event that he has won twice, first playing with Jelena Jankovic in 2007 and then 12 months ago in partnership with Martina Hingis.

MATTHEW LAMBERT AT WIMBLEDON: Jay Clarke, the 19-year-old from Derby, gave an excellent account of himself on Wimbledon's Court 18 but eventually lost 4-6, 6-3, 7-6, 3-6, 6-4.

Pre-tournament favourite Petra Kvitova was stunningly dumped out by Aliaksandra Sasnovich. The two-time champion was second best on Court One and went down to a 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 loss.

Rafael Nadal is through to the second round after crushing Dudi Sela in straight sets on Centre Court. Barring a wobble at the start of the third set it was a brutally effective start to Wimbledon 2018.

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Steven Gerrard takes charge of first match as Rangers manager

Steven Gerrard took charge of his first match as Rangers manager on Tuesday as he led his team to a 3-1 win over The New Saints behind closed doors.  Rangers overcame the Welsh champions TNS in Gerrard's first game as Ibrox boss thanks to goals from Serge Atakayi, Jamie Murphy and Ross McCrorie.  Gerrard has now ordered his Rangers players to use their final pre-season friendly against Bury on Friday to secure Europa League starting slots. 

Yohan Cabaye completes switch to Al Nasr in United Arab Emirates

Yohan Cabaye has completed a move to United Arab Emirates based side Al Nasr, after moving on from Premier League side Crystal Palace. The move sees the Frenchman bring to an end his tenure in the Premier League, after moving on from Palace after three years.

Celtic will press ahead with a double swoop for Harry Wilson and John McGinn ahead of Thursday's initial Champions League signing deadline.

Valdano said he would 'prefer' his former club to sign 19-year-old Mbappe rather than Neymar. Mbappe joined PSG on loan last year ahead of a £166m move to the Ligue 1 giants this summer.

The World Cup winner was omitted from Julen Lopetegui's 23-man Spain squad for this summer's competition in Russia. He has instead been a pundit for BBC's coverage of the showpiece event.

The German midfielder has worn No 11 since joining the club in 2013 but will now switch. The announcement was made on the club's Twitter account alongside the message '#M10'.

Manchester City have moved a major step closer to signing Riyad Mahrez from Leicester with talks over a £60million transfer close to completion. A medical likely to take place this week.

West Brom have signed goalkeeper Sam Johnstone from Manchester United. He has signed a four-year deal at The Hawthorns having spent last season on loan at Aston Villa.

Arsenal stars begin to work under Unai Emery in pre-season training

Arsenal's players have returned to the club for the start of pre-season training as they finally begin work under new manager Unai Emery. The Spaniard took over from Arsene Wenger earlier this summer and now has the chance to begin his revolution with a host of first-team faces back in training. Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Hector Bellerin were among those to be put through their paces at London Colney on Tuesday.

Calum Chambers signs new long-term Arsenal deal

Calum Chambers has signed a new 'long-term' contract at Arsenal, the Premier League club have announced. The 23-year-old made 24 appearances for the club last season and has been handed a fresh contract ahead of the new campaign. Chambers will be hoping to impress Unai Emery during pre-season as he fights for a regular place in the Arsenal defence, with the new head coach pleased to have the England international on board.

Chelsea and Roma are interested in Leicester's Kasper Schmeichel, with both clubs identifying the Denmark international as a potential No 1 if their current incumbents depart in the summer window.

Senegal defender Papy Djilobodji and Gabon midfielder Didier Ndong were due back on Wearside on Monday ahead of the squad's departure for a training camp in Portugal.

New Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has challenged his players to take their chance when The Light Blues step up their pre-season preparations this week.

Mauro Icardi isn't going anywhere according to Inter Milan chief executive Alessandro Antonello, who has claimed he has had no offers for their star forward and wants him to renew.

Manchester United have warned clubs interested in Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind that the pair won't be sold on the cheap. Jose Mourinho is happy that United listen to offers.

Gary Neville has snapped Ryan Giggs standing in Moscow's Red Square during the World Cup, and contrasted the Giggs of today with the fresh-faced 18-year-old who posed for a picture in the same spot.

Graeme McDowell pulls out of Open Championship qualifier after losing clubs on fight

Graeme McDowell has pulled out of Tuesday's Open Championship qualifier after his clubs were lost following a flight from France. McDowell had been scheduled to compete for a place at Carnoustie in qualifying at St Anne's, with 72 players set to contest the three available spots. But the 2010 US Open champion's clubs went missing after he flew in to Manchester following his tied 37th-placed finish at the French Open on Sunday.

Aaron Finch hits his OWN wicket just three runs short of Chris Gayle's innings record

Australia's Aaron Finch broke his own world record for the highest individual international T20 score but fell agonisingly short of the highest-ever innings. Batting against Zimbabwe in Harare, the explosive opener passed the 156 he made against England in 2013, and was then able to get Chris Gayle's 175 in his sights. On 172 and with two balls of the innings left, the odds favoured him, but in bizarre circumstances he over-balanced chasing a wide one from Blessing Muzarabani and hit his own wicket.

Daniel Ricciardo is set to stay with Red Bull next season unless Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton suddenly announces his retirement in the next few days, Christian Horner said.

Stuart Broad will have a third scan on his troublesome left ankle on Wednesday as injury continues to hamper his bid to lead England’s attack against India this summer.

Race organisers had moved to block him from racing at all prior to the investigation into an adverse analytical finding for Salbutamol at La Vuelta last year concluding on Monday.

The McLaren Shadow Project is a virtual racing programme which will be shadowing the real world McLaren Racing team.

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DEREK LAWRENSON - WORLD OF GOLF: More than a quarter-century has passed since my father and I, on a family holiday, ended up at the front entrance of a little-known golf club.

Premier League Transfers - Club-by-club list of Summer 2018 moves

It promises to be another big spending summer among the Premier League clubs, especially those wishing to haul in champions Manchester City over the course of the campaign. But of course there are bargains to be had too and also the opportunity to grab a star from the World Cup in Russia. Keep track of all the major transfers involving senior players in the Premier League (those making at least one club appearance), as Sportsmail brings you all the summer deals right the way through to transfer deadline day.

The Premier League fixtures for 2018-19 have been released ahead of the new campaign. Find out who your team will be taking on and when all of the key dates are.

Just as one season ends another begins. Less than a week after the conclusion of the World Cup final Premier League sides will be back in action. Here is our guide to all the pre-season fixtures

Sportsmail provide you with all the new confirmed kits set to feature during the 2018-19 Premier League campaign. Keep track of every team's new designs for the coming season on this page.

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Goalkeepers break the rules by leaving their lines early at penalties

It is arguably the most frequently broken rule in football and Sunday's World Cup last 16 clashes once again provided a number of examples of goalkeepers leaving their lines early to save a penalty. Russia's Igor Akinfeev, the great Dane Kasper Schmeichel and Danijel Subasic of Croatia were all guilty of stepping towards the ball before it had been kicked. Spain's David de Gea was the only one to stand his ground. FIFA's rules clearly state this is illegal. Yet, despite the use of VAR in Russia and referees standing just yards away from the goal, none of the stoppers were picked up on their foul play.

ROB DRAPER AT THE SPARTAK STADIUM: A game England largely dominated, which ebbed and flowed fascinatingly in extra time, ultimately came down to the one thing England can’t do.

This is the first time the World Cup has been held in eastern Europe and two teams from that part of the world have made the quarter-finals.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY LAURA LAMBERT: For someone who has always found the right words, it is unusual to find Barry Davies momentarily stumped.

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