England beat Colombia to reach world cup quarter-finalsEngland sent Colombia out of the stadium with a 4-3 win after a penalty shootout in their World Cup 'Round of 16' match Tuesday night after the two sides were level at 1-1 after extra time.
England beat Colombia 4-3 on penalties on Tuesday after Eric Dier scored the decisive spot kick to send them through to a World Cup quarter-final against Sweden.
England had looked on course for their first win in a knockout round of a tournament in 12 years when captain Harry Kane struck a well-taken penalty in the 57th minute.
But Colombia defender Yerry Mina snatched a dramatic stoppage-time equalizer with his third goal in three matches to force extra time which ended with the game level at 1-1.
Sweden earlier beat Switzerland 1-0 in their last 16 game to advance.