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Duke of Cambridge takes to Twitter to celebrate England's Quarter-Final win

Duke of Cambridge takes to Twitter to celebrate England's Quarter-Final win

"It's coming home" has been the battle cry of England and their fans in this 2018 World Cup.

It's been a big week for the Three Lions, as the England football team won in a knockout match in a competitive championship for the first time since 2006, beating Colombia on penalties.

Multiple social media platforms are overflowing with memes, fan made videos, and tweets from England fans, cheering for their favorite team.

Excitement reached fever pitch among a number of famous football fans, with the cast of West End musical Hamilton changing one of their songs to sing Three Lions.

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David Baddiel, Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds' track of the same name is enjoying a surge in popularity in the Official Singles Chart and beyond.

"A few in that video are defo on for Waistcoat Wednesday- we're reclaiming the flag and the Waistcoat- you're absolutely right - this is England- mad bonkers lovely England" said one person, referencing the surge in waistcoat sales due to Gareth Southgate's trademark look.

The song by Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightening Seeds, racked up an incredible 1m on Saturday alone (7 July) - the day England mashed the Swedes.

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"We go out and we download and we stream Three Lions, and you know why?"

Altogether now...."It's Coming Home!"

The ironic thing is that "Three Lions" is not a song about winning football, but about losing it - losing it in crushing, brutal, humiliating agony, in ways both unbearable and expected by anyone who admires this team.

Speaking after England's resounding 2-0 win, Daniel said that the day had proved to be the most memorable of his life. Fair, but we mustn't forget the line which follows: "I know that was then / but it could be again".

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