Liam Payne, Dua Lipa, Paul McCartney & More Cheer on England During World Cup Quarter Final

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England team players celebrate their victory over Sweden during the quarterfinal match between Sweden and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Samara Arena in Samara, Russia on July 7, 2018.

England will compete in its first World Cup semi-finals since 1990 -- and English music stars couldn't happier.

On Saturday (July 7), England beat Sweden 2-0 thanks to goals by Harry Maguire and Dele Alli. Following the victory, The Beatles' "All You Need Is Love" blasted inside Russia's Samara Arena.

"ITS COMING HOME," Dua Lipa tweeted alongside emojis of the English flag.

After the win, Olly Murs excited tweeted, "WE ARE IN A WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL! Can we all just take a second, sit down and think about this It’s unbelievable!! -- ------ first time since 1990."

England now faces Russia or Croatia on Wednesday (July 11) in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. The World Cup final will take place Sunday (July 15).

See more reactions to England's well-deserved victory below.


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