They had high hope for Sven's team against France.
Why not got yourself into the spirit and excitement of the match with a flashback to these 19 South Tyneside scenes of fans watching England in the Euros of 2004.
All these photos were taken in the pubs around Shields – and look at the range of emotions that came with following the team!
They've got the hats, they've got the shirts and they've got the songs. Recognise them? Who do you know in this great scene? You just can't beat the jubilation of an England goal. Cheers to the memories of these England scenes. We'd love your memories of these scenes. Every football fan has experienced the down side of following their team. The highs and lows of a 2004 match. Have you recognised anyone in our shots? Singing out loud for England. Enjoying the match with a pint. Enjoying every minute of it. Recognise them? Recognise these lads watching the match? A rousing reception for the England team. A colourful scene from 2004. Who recalls scenes such as these from 2004? It's hard to watch the action as it unfolds. What's your best and worst memory of following England? Email [email protected] and tell us more.