'Three Lions' roars up charts as England prepare for World Cup semi

10 July, 2018, 14:07 | Author: Norman Carr
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"We could be doing the show this time next week, and we could be looking forward to England being in the World Cup final the next day".

Safe to say that royal fans were delighted by the Duke of Cambridge's outburst of national pride, and his tweet has since been liked over 40,000 times with plenty of replies praising him for his words.

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.

Dorothy knows there's no place like home when it's coming home...

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Three Lions has been buzzing around the office all summer.

Following England's victory over Sweden in the World Cup this weekend, it seems that the whole nation was in the spirit of things, with "Three Lions" taking the number one spot on Spotify.

On the albums chart British synth pop group Years & Years are on course to debut at number one with sophomore release Palo Santo.


The lyric "Football's coming home" was written by Lightning Seeds with comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner providing the lyrics.

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It comes as a viral video from another wedding saw the groom's speech thanking "Gareth Southgate and the England football team".

Meanwhile, it's been a good week for the inescapable "Three Lions" song, even if it has been ruined forever for those of us who appreciated its charm up until now.

Without a doubt, the shining star in this England side, Harry Kane is the leading the race for the Golden Boot having scored 6 out of England's 11 goals so far in the competition.

"Sometimes it's hard to break a team down, so if you win 1-0, if they had won the game 1-0 (against Colombia), it wasn't a classic in any way".

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