World Cup 2018 in pictures as England beat Colombia on penalties

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In the end, England’s raft of changes for their final group game loss to Belgium didn’t harm the Three Lions at all.

Gareth Southgate’s men beat Colombia 4-3 in a penalty shoot-out after both teams were still level at 1-1 after 120 minutes of football.

For England Jordan Pickford and Eric Dier were shoot-out heroes, while Harry Kane scored his sixth goal of the World Cup with a second-half penalty to put England ahead.

In the end, Colombia’s injury-time leveller only delayed their defeat after the high drama of another penalty shoot-out.

Follow the match and find out as all the action unfolds LIVE on Yahoo Sport.


<p>Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier, and John Stones mob goalkeeper Jordan Pickford after England won their first penalty shoot-out since 1996. </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier, and John Stones mob goalkeeper Jordan Pickford after England won their first penalty shoot-out since 1996.

<p>Victory: Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is elated after England won a penalty shoot-out! </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Victory: Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is elated after England won a penalty shoot-out!

<p>Crucial save: Jordan Pickford saves a penalty from Carlos Bacca in the shoot-out. It was Colombia’s second miss and put England in the driving seat </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Crucial save: Jordan Pickford saves a penalty from Carlos Bacca in the shoot-out. It was Colombia’s second miss and put England in the driving seat

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<p>Colombia’s Mateus Uribe’s shot hits the post and goes out, levelling the shoot-out up after England’s Jordan Henderson had seen his earlier effort saved by Colombia’s goalkeeper. </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Colombia’s Mateus Uribe’s shot hits the post and goes out, levelling the shoot-out up after England’s Jordan Henderson had seen his earlier effort saved by Colombia’s goalkeeper.

<p>Radamel Falcao is dejected following Colombia’s loss. </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Radamel Falcao is dejected following Colombia’s loss.

<p>Juan Cuadrado sends Danny Rose flying </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Juan Cuadrado sends Danny Rose flying

<p>Danny Rose, Mateus Uribe, and goalkeeper David Ospina all watch as the Englishman’s shot rolls just wide of the post </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Danny Rose, Mateus Uribe, and goalkeeper David Ospina all watch as the Englishman’s shot rolls just wide of the post

<p>Radamel Falcao vies for a ball with Ashley Young </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Radamel Falcao vies for a ball with Ashley Young

<p>On to extra time: England players get their orders from the Three Lions’ management </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

On to extra time: England players get their orders from the Three Lions’ management

<p>England fans in south London react in frustration as Colombia score to make it 1-1 </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

England fans in south London react in frustration as Colombia score to make it 1-1

<p>England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford goes airborne to make a save a powerful shot from Mateus Uribe. But from the resutling corner…. </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford goes airborne to make a save a powerful shot from Mateus Uribe. But from the resutling corner….

<p>Heartbreak for England: Colombia’s Yerry Mina celebrates after scoring an injury-time equaliser </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Heartbreak for England: Colombia’s Yerry Mina celebrates after scoring an injury-time equaliser

<p>Yerry Mina, center, scores his third goal of the World Cup with a towering header </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Yerry Mina, center, scores his third goal of the World Cup with a towering header

<p>Colombia’s Radamel Falcao, right, falls next to England’s Jordan Henderson during the round of 16 match between Colombia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan) </p>
Colombia’s Radamel Falcao, right, falls next to England’s Jordan Henderson during the round of 16 match between Colombia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)

Colombia’s Radamel Falcao, right, falls next to England’s Jordan Henderson during the round of 16 match between Colombia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)

<p>England fans celebrate Harry Kane’s penalty </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

England fans celebrate Harry Kane’s penalty

<p>England fans celebrate as England take the lead </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

England fans celebrate as England take the lead

<p>GOAL!: Harry Kane scores from the penalty spot to give England a 1-0 lead just before the hour mark </p>
World Cup: England v Colombia 2018 World Cup

GOAL!: Harry Kane scores from the penalty spot to give England a 1-0 lead just before the hour mark

<p>James Rodriguez is distraught with Kane’s opening goal for England </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

James Rodriguez is distraught with Kane’s opening goal for England

<p>PENALTY! Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez concedes a penalty for hauling Harry Kane to the ground in the box </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs. England

PENALTY! Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez concedes a penalty for hauling Harry Kane to the ground in the box

<p>Going down… </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Going down…

<p>David Ospina can only watch as Kane’s penalty goes down the middle of his goal </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

David Ospina can only watch as Kane’s penalty goes down the middle of his goal

<p>John Stones and Raheem Sterling are the first to congratulate Kane on sixth goal of the World Cup </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

John Stones and Raheem Sterling are the first to congratulate Kane on sixth goal of the World Cup

<p>Kane celebrates putting England ahead </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

Kane celebrates putting England ahead

<p>Harry Kane celebrates putting England ahead in Moscow </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

Harry Kane celebrates putting England ahead in Moscow

<p>Ashley Young speaks with the assistant referee after some physical contact between Harry Maguire and Juan Cuadrado </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Ashley Young speaks with the assistant referee after some physical contact between Harry Maguire and Juan Cuadrado

<p>England fans watching the game in south London can’t hide their frustration </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

England fans watching the game in south London can’t hide their frustration

<p>Dele Alli receives attention to his troublesome thigh </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

Dele Alli receives attention to his troublesome thigh

<p>Food for thought: Colombia head coach Jose Pekerman leaves the field at halftime with plenty on his mind </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Food for thought: Colombia head coach Jose Pekerman leaves the field at halftime with plenty on his mind

<p>Dele Alli tries to stop Colombia’s Santiago Arias from breaking down the touchline </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Dele Alli tries to stop Colombia’s Santiago Arias from breaking down the touchline

<p>Jordan Henderson holds his face after Wilmar Barrios puts his head where he shouldn’t </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Jordan Henderson holds his face after Wilmar Barrios puts his head where he shouldn’t

<p>Jesse Lingard can’t keep his shot down </p>
World Cup -England v Colombia

Jesse Lingard can’t keep his shot down

<p>Gareth Southgate gives advice to his players </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Gareth Southgate gives advice to his players

<p>Harry Kane is brought down by Jefferson Lerma </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

Harry Kane is brought down by Jefferson Lerma

<p>From the resulting free kick Colombia Wilmar Barrios is yellow carded for headbutting Jordan Henderson while Harry Maguire gestures for VAR </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

From the resulting free kick Colombia Wilmar Barrios is yellow carded for headbutting Jordan Henderson while Harry Maguire gestures for VAR

<p>Referee Mark Geiger watches England’s Raheem Sterling try and hold on to the ball with Colombia’s Yerry Mina on his back </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Referee Mark Geiger watches England’s Raheem Sterling try and hold on to the ball with Colombia’s Yerry Mina on his back

<p>Close! Harry Kane can’t quite direct Kieran Trippier’s cross on target </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

Close! Harry Kane can’t quite direct Kieran Trippier’s cross on target

<p>Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina punches the ball clear with Harry Kane lurking </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina punches the ball clear with Harry Kane lurking

<p>A Colombia fan inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/Carl Recine </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

A Colombia fan inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/Carl Recine

<p>A Colombia fan inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/John Sibley </p>
World Cup – Colombia vs England

A Colombia fan inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/John Sibley

<p>England’s fans are already in full voice </p>
World Cup – England v Colombia

England’s fans are already in full voice

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