Picture special: Fans celebrate at Sunderland Fan Zone as England go through to World Cup semi-finals

It's been quite the Saturday in Sunderland!

Saturday, 7th July 2018, 7:08 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 3:52 pm
Action from Sunderland Fan Zone for World Cup quarter-finals.

The sun was shining, the music was playing at Sunniside Live and England hit the back of the net with two fantastic goals.

The Three Lions scored their place in the World Cup semi-finals with the 2-0 win against Sweden - and there were fantastic performances from Harry Maguire, Dele Alli and pride of Sunderland Jordans Henderson and Pickford.

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The fans packed out in the city’s two fan zones certainly were enjoying the action, and we were there to capture it all on camera.

Flick through our picture gallery above to see if you can spot yourself, your friends and your family soaking up the sun and taking in all of the big match action.

There were some great celebrations and smiling faces caught on film.

Tonight, the football fun will continue as The Lightning Seeds take to the stage at Sunniside Live.

If football is indeed coming home, they’ll be the ones to know about it.