And Kieran Trippier, arguably England's player of the tournament so far, scored an absolute peach. As soon as the ball hit the net, footage of the crowd shows the ensuing celebration - including a veritable fog of beer spritzing everyone as fans splashed their beverages in the air in unfettered jubilation.
The former Manchester United and England full-back thinks that Kane, who has six goals to his name and could still win the Golden Boot, must have been carrying a knock.
But they gave us pride - and brought the whole nation together": "The Mail uses its front page to focus on the impact England's success at the World Cup has had beyond the world of football.
England were knocked out of the World Cup on Thursday morning (AEST) after a 2-1 semi-final loss to Croatia, one game short of securing a historic berth in the tournament final.
The national football team of hosts Russian Federation managed to make it to the quarterfinals stage of this world championship, where Croatia edged them out in a 4-2 penalty shootout on July 7 at the Fisht Arena in Sochi.
England looked well on their way to Sunday's finale against France early on against Croatia.
England found themselves with a route to the final they could only have dreamed of after finishing second to Belgium in Group G.
It comes after a season where, despite plenty of criticism, Lovren was part of a Liverpool team that reached the Champions League final. Belgium seems like the safer play, with $100 on the more talented, fresher team netting you $130. Look at the other teams they'll be up against.
That year, France both hosted FIFA's World Cup and won, beating Brazil 3-0. "I will get more attention and it won't be easy to go out for meals if I am in certain places but it won't change my view on the world or the things I attempt to do".
Lukaku would need a fantastic performance against England in the third-place play-off to nudge Kane off top spot.
From Southgate's perspective, though, a third-placed finish will add to the sense of achievement and pride and at least allow England to leave Russian Federation on the high most will agree they have deserved.