Theresa May : Wasn’t to be this time but it’s been a great journey that’s made the country proud. We’ll be flying the flag on Saturday.
Prince William : I know how disappointed @england must feel right now but I couldn’t be more proud of this team and you should hold your heads high. You’ve had an incredible. WorldCup, made history, and gave us fans something to believe in. We know there is more to come from this england team.
Archbishop of Canterbury : Dear England – you have been incredible throughout this tournament. Praying for you all – rest up for the playoff and know you’ve made the whole country proud!
Gary Lineker: Utterly choked, but this young side gave absolutely everything. It’s a huge step forward and they’ll only get better in the future. They can hold their heads high, they did our country proud. Congratulations to Croatia.