'It's coming home': The best football tweets ahead of England v Sweden

'It's coming home': The best football tweets ahead of England v Sweden

Football fans watch England play Colombia on July 3. Image: Getty

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Three Lions is working its way back up the charts, Marks and Spencer have seen waistcoat sales increase 35% thanks to England manager Gareth Southgate's attire, and social media users haven't missed an opportunity to celebrate England's peformance in the World Cup so far.

'It's coming home' has become the unofficial slogan, with Three Lions, originally written and released in 1996 for the European championships, making a comeback as a support anthem.

With England set to face Sweden on Saturday, fans took the opportunity to spread the message that 'it's coming home' far and wide, through the medium of Twitter.

Here are some of the best posts. 


Football-inspired furniture sabotage


Even fairytale characters know it's coming home


Del Boy offers some encouragement to Gareth Southgate


He's starting to believe...


'Bird' is not the word. 'It's coming home' is.


Let's hope nobody's saying their vows between 3pm and 4.30pm


This rather complicated, football-based proof that the Illuminati exists


Marcel the monkey is a football fan, who knew?


How romantic...


Switch him off and back on again


A truly chilling myth