England defeated Sweden 2-0 to secure a berth in the semifinals of the 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup. The win saw England qualify to the semis for the first time in 28 years, only qualifying for the last 4 in 1990’s, when Sir Bobby Charlton was in charge. Also Read - Manchester United Captain Harry Maguire Says He Was Scared For His Life, Refuses to Apologise
England opened the scoreline with a thumping header by Leicester City Football Club’s Harry Maguire. this also marked his first ever England goal and it could not have scored it at a better time.
The second goal scored by Dele Alli sealed it for England, it was another header, this time from the Tottenham Hotspur attacking midfielder. Also Read - Man Utd Skipper Harry Maguire 'Arrested on Holiday' After Altercation at Mykonos Bar: Reports
Here is the trending Kyle Walker’s tweet which seems like a banter aimed at his goalscorer compatriot, he captioned at a picture where Maguire is having a conversation with his girlfriend Fern Hawkins in the stand. Also Read - Kyle Walker Apologises For Breaking Coronavirus Lockdown, Man City to Conduct Probe
Alongside the image, he wrote: “Yeah so a good header doesn’t hurt. I mean the moment you head it proper, you feel it’s a good one. You know what I mean love?”
Here is how netizens reacted to this convo between the two English footballers.
‘It’s coming home’ brigade has gained more mileage since England’s victory over Sweden. Now, England takes on Croatia for a spot in the finals.