And here are 11 reminders of what it is like to follow the national team – all taken in pubs in South Shields, Hebburn and Jarrow.
Take a look at these scenes from nine years ago, and 12 years ago.
Are you pictured or perhaps recognise someone you know? Take a look and tell us more.
1. The agony
Frustration for these fans as they watch England in action against Germany. This photo was taken in the Steamboat. Were you there?
2. Get in!
Fans celebrate at The Rattler as England go ahead against Slovenia in the 2010 World Cup.
3. In the picture
Were you photographed watching the World Cup at The Clock?
4. It's tense
Going through all the emotions as they watch England's game against Germany at The Clock.