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Vanessa Feltz took phone calls from heartbroken England supporters on ITV’s This Morning following the World Cup semi-final defeat to Croatia.
In scenes reminiscent of Take That splitting up in 1996, a phone line was set up for distressed fans to call up and share their grief.
Feltz took a series of downbeat calls, such as this one from Lianne:
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The show also began in despondent fashion, with Phillip Schofield cooking a bacon breakfast for distraught co-host Holly Willoughby: