But we will be ready because we have an extremely good state of mind and it is the semi-finals in the World Cup.
England take on Croatia in the semi finals of the World Cup on the 11th of July. "I'm very happy for my players, we showed character and the right mentality, it was very hard for us tonight". In the match, France relied on their excellent set of defenders, as Samuel Umtiti and company managed to hold the high-flying offense of Belgium scoreless. Varane was injured when France lost the European Championship final two years ago, and he looks determined to make up for it.
Ahead of the tournament, Rose had told family members not to travel to Russian Federation over concerns they would suffer racist abuse, a decision which he later said had upset his father, Nigel Rose.
Now in its 29th year, the Willen World Cup is recognised as the leading tournament in the area for children from under 7s to under 16's and attracts clubs from across Herts, Beds, Bucks and Northants. England fans have been superb since day one and they're going to have to be louder than ever for the Croatia game. "It gives me the shivers when I think about it", said Alli. They worked in '98 and we worked today, we reached out target to get to the final.
Finally, Antoine Griezmann told TF1 of the luck that Adil Rami's moustache has brought France in Russian Federation and his desire to bring the World Cup back to France.
With Brazil out of the picture, France is the most popular team to win the tournament among the betting public with more than $95,000 staked on Les Bleus to repeat their performance from 1998. As President Emmanuel Macron sprang in the air to celebrate his nation's victory, the Belgian royals King Philippe and Queen Mathilde appeared glum in their seats beside him (pictured, centre).
Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has admitted that he knew very little of Kylian Mbappe until the season before last, though has tipped the attacker to be a star for the next 15 years.