Northampton World Cup celebrations picture special

Fans at the Crown and Cushion celebrate after centre-back Harry Maguire pounces on a corner to give England the lead.
Fans at the Crown and Cushion celebrate after centre-back Harry Maguire pounces on a corner to give England the lead.

It was a day to remember for football fans across the county yesterday (Saturday) as England booked their place in a World Cup semi-final for the first time in 28 years.

Goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli were enough to see off Sweden to set up a clash with Croatia on Wednesday.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Photographer Leila Coker was at The Crown and Cushion in Northampton to capture fans’ celebrations.

To see a picture gallery from the day, click here.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.

Fans enjoy the World Cup quarter-final between England and Sweden at the Crown and Cushion. Photos by Leila Coker.