Here's Why English Soccer Fans Keep Chanting 'It's Coming Home'

Jul 10, 2018, 05:13
Here's Why English Soccer Fans Keep Chanting 'It's Coming Home'

With Gareth Southgate and his England football team heading towards their inevitable football World Cup destiny and Britain going absolutely mad for it, these "It's coming home" memes have been fueling the Three Lions fire...

An hour later when fans were still in the stadium and singing their hearts out, Southgate returned to the pitch and waved his arms as if conducting an orchestra.

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

And Prince William proved yet again that he's got just as much World Cup fever as the rest of us, after he posted another rare tweet, showing just how excited he is about the prospect of football finally coming home. With lyrics like, "England's gonna throw it away, gonna blow it away", and "thirty years of hurt", the song was meant to lovingly poke fun at the bittersweet existence of British soccer fans, according to the Independent. Demi Lovato from the top as England continues to triumph.

And so we give you the songs sung by England fans: rarely politically correct, inclusive or witty - and always based on unrealistic expectations.

Three Lions has been buzzing around the office all summer.

The Three Lions was originally released for the European Championships in 1996 when it topped the charts.

England will play Croatia on Wednesday for a place in the World Cup final.

In fact, England is aiming for a historic "three-peat" after winning both the Federation Internationale de Football Association U20 and U17 World Cups a year ago.

England's Harry Kane celebrates after he scored his side's second goal against Panama on Sunday.

Indeed, when even the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, is forced to admit it's coming home, then you know the battle is already won.

Officialcharts.com said the song, performed by comedians Frank Skinner and David Baddiel and the Lightning Seeds, had shot up from 24 to number 1 at the halfway stage yesterday's chart update.

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