We left everything out there, says England manager Southgate

Sol Campbell shows the pain of England's Euro 2008 qualification failure

Sol Campbell shows the pain of England's Euro 2008 qualification failure

There was a confusing moment in the semi-final when it appeared that Ante Rebic was booked for a foul on Kyle Walker, then received a second yellow later but was not sent off.

That the nation will be backing them to gain revenge for the World Cup semi-final loss to France in 1998 is without question, as is the fact that there will once again be an army of fans decked out in red and white checks at the Luzhniki Stadium.

He said: "All these words from them we take, we were reading and we were saying: 'OK, today we will see who will be exhausted.' They should be more humble and respect their opponents more. God willing, we will be world champions".

England's World Cup dream is over after falling to Croatia 2-1 in extra time.

England's Kieran Trippier (not pictured) scores their first goal from a free kick past Croatia's Danijel Subasic.

"I can't ask any more of them than what the players and staff have given".

Harry Kane shot weakly at Danijel Subasic and forced the rebound against a post while Raheem Sterling was a constant thorn in the Croatia defence.

After the game, Luka Modric was interviewed by ITV and he made his feelings about the English media very clear.

England continued to dominate for the first half, missing chances to add to their lead before the break. After England found their limits against Croatia, the challenge must be to get better if they are to be contenders for Euro 2020.

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England initially regrouped well in extra time with Marcus Rashford introducing some pace and Croatia were grateful for Vrsaljko's goalline clearance of a John Stones header.

"This is a miracle".

"We have to be proud of what we´ve achieved".

"Tonight we weren´t quite there but we will learn from that".

But despite the bitter disappointment, captain Harry Kane said England had restored pride during their run to the semi-finals and could use it as a springboard for success.

"I think in the first half, we were really good and we maybe could've got another and in periods throughout the game we had chances. It's about creating an environment to be best we can be, a professional culture".

On both occasions, the Three Lions lost to eventual champions Germany on penalties - and their coach Gareth Southgate had been a part of England's demise in Wembley.

And it said a total of 2,037 tests had been conducted over that period, producing 3,985 samples (1,928 urine, 1,031 whole blood, 1,026 serum), with 2,761 of them collected directly by Federation Internationale de Football Association in unannounced controls prior to the competition and 626 during it.

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