😂

The best jokes as England win 2-1 against Croatia and progress to Nations League semi-finals

It's coming home.

Harry Kane scored the winner as England beat Croatia 2-1 to progress to the Nations League semi-finals, leading to all these jokes
WINNER: Kane (Image: Антон Зайцев/soccer.ru)

England won 2-1 against Croatia in their final group game of the Nations League at Wembley on Sunday.

The hosts are in the draw for the semi-finals of the competition after topping League A Group 4 by a solitary point.

Two late goals from Jesse Lingard and Harry Kane completed a turnaround for England after Andrej Kramarić put the visitors in front.

Croatia are relegated despite knocking England out of the World Cup at the semi-final stage in Russia last summer.

These were the best jokes after England 2-1 Croatia:

https://twitter.com/Fame_Monster17/status/1064189795470065667

https://twitter.com/MuyEmpanao/status/1064177561981411328

https://twitter.com/KGower83/status/1064087726495096832

HARRY KAAAAAAANE!!!!

BLOODY LOVE THE NATIONS LEAGUE ME, ALWAYS SAID IT. #ENGCRO

— Dream Team (@dreamteamfc) November 18, 2018

No real idea what that goal means or what this tournament really is, but am celebrating like we've won the World Cup. #ENGCRO

— Villa Views (@VillaViews_) November 18, 2018

https://twitter.com/catflapper89/status/1064184988776759296

You'll never sing that
You'll never sing thaaaaat
Champions of UEFA Nations League™ Group A4
You'll never sing that

— Jonny Sharples (@JonnyGabriel) November 18, 2018

England advance

Me:

Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it
Don’t say it

IT’S COMING HOME, IT’S COMING HOME

— Dapz (@Shipoopi95) November 18, 2018

"Not a big fan of the Nations League, what's it all about anyway? Glorified friendlies."

*England beat Croatia with an 85th-minute winner*

"The Nations League is INCREDIBLE!" pic.twitter.com/D9tCd1236E

— bet365 (@bet365) November 18, 2018

*England fan asked about Nations League*

Brain:

"Don't say it"
"Don't say it"
"Don't say it"
"Don't say it"
"Don't say it"

England fan: "I truly believe this is the greatest competition of all time"

— Paddy Power (@paddypower) November 18, 2018

If you’d told me this time last year that England would reach the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League… I would have said to you “the semi-finals of the what now?”. #ENGCRO

— The Media Blog (@TheMediaTweets) November 18, 2018

https://twitter.com/Oddschecker/status/1064183698071961601

Some goal by England today tbf… pic.twitter.com/CCGeaA8Dk7

— martin (@martinwitherow1) November 18, 2018

If only Croatia had the "best defender in the world" to stop Harry Kane there.

Oh wait…#ENGCRO pic.twitter.com/BcK2YexOuq

— 888sport (@888sport) November 18, 2018

Liverpool’s throw-in coach has done more than Eric Dier for England this afternoon.

— Zac (@LFCZac) November 18, 2018

https://twitter.com/BigSportGB/status/1064192820616065025

The Europa Nations League seems to consist of England winning something, Germany getting relegated and Three Lions blaring out in victory at Wembley.

I like it. #ENGCRO

— Villa Views (@VillaViews_) November 18, 2018

"It's coming home,
"It's coming home,
"It's coming,
"The Nations League is coming home."#ENGCRO. #NationsLeague pic.twitter.com/dEPWHch25d

— BBC 5 Live Sport on BBC Sounds (@5liveSport) November 18, 2018

You might have won a World Cup semi final against us, but nobody beats England in the final match of the inaugural nations league, league A group 4 #ENGCRO

— Ollie Samuels (@OllieSamuels) November 18, 2018

https://twitter.com/mrdanwalker/status/1064184430556782592

https://twitter.com/JLKondabeka/status/1064185239596093441

The biggest risk to England winning the World Cup now is that the Government fuck it up so badly that we’re no longer actually a country by the time the tournament starts.

— Romesh Ranganathan (@RomeshRanga) November 18, 2018

I ❤️ relegation…. #ENGCRO pic.twitter.com/gBd6EVC3vH

— Ben Stanfield (@BenStanners) November 18, 2018

*looks around nervously* I really really like the UEFA Nations League. It's basically a professional version of those schoolyard kickabouts where you keep score all term. #ENGCRO

— Musa Okwonga (@Okwonga) November 18, 2018

*wins our #NationsLeague group*

My brain:
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it
Don't play it

Me: pic.twitter.com/8a6xXe31wJ

— England (@England) November 18, 2018

Me to any Croatian fan that says “they won when it mattered”.#ENGCRO #England pic.twitter.com/1pzwkzcViD

— MK43 • (@king_klich) November 18, 2018