Three Lions tops Big Top 40 chart after England's win against Sweden

England have won a World Cup match against Colombia on penalties and now Football's Coming Home

With the resurgence of the English team in the World Cup in Russian Federation, the song has come smashing back into relevance as England fans start to believe. Dorothy knows there's no place like home when it's coming home...

The campaign has gone into overdrive from the moment Harry Kane nodded the Three Lions ahead in the last minute in their opener against Tunisia.

A file photo dated 18 June 1996 of former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne in action.

However, Gareth Southgate has steadied the ship and the Three Lions have since recorded a first World Cup penalty shootout win and seen off an impressive Sweden side, firmly inspiring belief in the camp.

The number one comes 22 years after the song was released in 1996 to accompany the European Championships, which were that year held in England.

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

Ambulance Leaves Thai Cave on 2nd Day of Rescue Operation
Narongsak said rescuers had to tighten a guide rope as part of their preparations for the second phase of the rescue on Monday. The entire operation to rescue all 13 could last two to four days, depending on weather and water conditions, said army Maj.

At Least One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Townhouses, Causing Massive Fire
Bristol Commons resident Donald Johnson told the newspaper he was only 10 feet away from where the crash occurred. The crash happened near the College of William and Mary Dillard Complex, prompting an alert from the university.

Fans Prepare For Sweden, England Quarter-Final Clash
England did well to beat Sweden , but it was a mismatch from an odds perspective. But I think they are going to make it very, very frustrating.

Two other football songs are also set to re-enter the top 40, with Fat Les' 1998 song Vindaloo at 28 and New Order's 1990 number one hit World In Motion at 34. What's extraordinary, although perhaps unsurprising, is that the song continues to chart - once every four years like clockwork, as England's football-winning ambitions remain as intimately tied to the single as the yuletide holidays do to Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas".

Jones said: "I think he's taken to the job seamlessly".

Baddiiel, Skinner and The Lightning seeds score top place following England win.

It's coming home, it's coming.

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.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Fernando Hierro steps down as Spain manager after four games in charge
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:06
Belgium gaffer Roberto Martinez was tipped to manage his country having guided the Red Devils to the World Cup semi-finals. Molina, 47, is a former Spanish national goalkeeper and also played for Atletico Madrid and Deportivo de la Coruna.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Maisie Williams Says Goodbye To Arya In Cryptic Post
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:43
Adding fuel to the rumour fire, William's co-star Lena Headey, who plays Cersei, commented on the post with the word "Queen". Many fans accused Turner of spoiling the ending, the words revealing the Stark family to live on.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 24,000 fans thank Russian players for fantastic World Cup display
Jul 10, 2018 - 01:54
"When you've got all these other teams, France , Belgium , England , that's the top teams from the beginning and we are the underdogs".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are engaged, report says
Jul 10, 2018 - 01:49
TMZ report that the two appeared to have become involved again after Justin broke up with long-time girlfriend Selena Gomez . Speaking about Justin , Hailey had earlier told a leading daily that she and Justin were friends for a really long time .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Apple Music overtakes Spotify in subscriber numbers in the US
Jul 10, 2018 - 01:46
The data was specifically referring to paid users as well, so no one still on either Apple or Spotify's free trial was included. Back then the Apple US-based subscriber growth rate was 5 percent in the country as compared to Spotify's 2 percent.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump says China derailing North Korea talks
Jul 10, 2018 - 01:17
The statement included a personal appeal to the U.S. president: "We still cherish our good faith in President Trump", it said. Speaking privately, United States officials suggested the harshly-worded North Korean reaction was a negotiating tactic.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top USA servicemember killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan
Jul 10, 2018 - 01:12
In the meantime, Afghan officials have told AFP that the incident has taken place in southern Uruzgan province of Afghanistan. On New Year's Day, a US soldier was killed and four others wounded in combat operations in the eastern province of Nangarhar.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Wade Baldwin Ejected After "Hostile Act" Towards Grayson Allen
Jul 08, 2018 - 08:03
Allen and Young were both called for technical fouls after almost fighting each other in the first half of the exhibition game. Allen's reputation, first established at Duke , makes it hard to believe he was completely innocent in inciting this act.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Boston Celtics Guard Marcus Smart "Frustrated" With Organization
Jul 08, 2018 - 06:40
Moreover, he's reportedly frustrated by the lack of communication from general manager Danny Ainge. Marcus Smart and his camp are still waiting to hear from the Boston Celtics in free agency.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty in protest
Jul 08, 2018 - 06:19
The group said in a tweet that the woman climbing the statue is not related to their protest. "She's survived quite well". The protest group, Rise and Resist , earlier said the climb wasn't connected to the banner demonstration.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Sunday shows preview: Washington braces for Trump's Supreme Court pick
Jul 08, 2018 - 05:42
In 2017, Kethledge coauthored " Lead Yourself First " a book which details how leaders can benefit from Solitude. If Trump chooses her and she is confirmed, she would be the youngest justice on the Supreme Court .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Zagreb bursts into joy as Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties
Jul 08, 2018 - 05:38
Croatia ended Russia's surprising World Cup run with a 4-3 penalty shootout victory in the quarterfinals on Saturday. The pressure will be even greater Wednesday when they meet England with a World Cup final berth on the line.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Japan death row executions: hangings secretive, backed by public
Jul 08, 2018 - 05:37
He masterminded a horrific attack on the Tokyo subway in 1995, where his cultists released sarin gas inside a packed train. The executions were carried out by hanging, beginning with the leader himself, whose real name was Chizuo Matsumoto .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top England fans 'dare to dream' after World Cup win over Sweden
Jul 08, 2018 - 05:31
Some might say that the great change in this team as opposed to earlier iterations of England is the togetherness, the sublimation to the collective rather than the drive for individual plaudits.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Neymar unwilling to play football again after Brazil’s exit from World Cup
Jul 08, 2018 - 05:18
Petersburg on Tuesday. "We know what we are capable of but Brazil are the favourites, putting us into a different role". The victor of the tie will face either France or Uruguay in St Petersburg on July 10.