Three Lions Is Official Vodafone Big Top 40 Number 1

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One for the purists, here's Del Boy from "Only Fools And Horses", ringing Gareth Southgate during a press conference to confirm that football is indeed on its way home.

Harry Maguire and Dele Alli both scored during the game securing England's place in the final four of the World Cup.

"The 30 years of hurt" since England's only World Cup win in 1966 have now grown to 52 years, but the feeling is back: something that didn't look likely not so long ago.

Overall, Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds have two UK No.1s, two Top 10s, five weeks at No.1, 16 weeks in the Top 10, 33 in the Top 40 and 50 in the Top 75.

In a clip shared on Twitter, members of the cast were dressed in their costumes backstage, as they started to sing Hamilton song Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down), before chanting: "Football's coming home, it's coming home".

Even England's players have got in on the act, with Manchester United attacker Jesse Lingard sharing the contents of his phone conversation with his mother. The chorus contains the lyrics "It's coming home, it's coming home, it's coming, football's coming home".

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And last but by no means least, our personal favourite: Neo finally getting to grips with "The Matrix" by accepting that football is, unequivocally and without doubt, coming home.

Dubbing "Three Lions" over absolutely every movie ever made has proved to be a popular theme.

He said he was delighted with his own song's success.

It's safe to say the entire nation was in the mood to celebrate at the weekend, after England's latest World Cup win against Sweden on Saturday (7 July), securing a place in this week's semi-final. This time, England are going The Full Monty...

"But I think it's time we knock it off the number one spot with Three Lions", he said.

"We got out we download and we stream "Three Lions", and we get it to Number 1". The team broke the curse of losing penalty shootouts by winning 4-3.