Updated: Exclusive from Russia: Fans flood to Moscow for England Semi-final

Thousands of England supporters have flooded into Russia, snapping up the few remaining seats left for this evening’s semi-final against Croatia. This is the first time in 28 years that England has managed to get this far in the FIFA World Cup. Twenty-eight years ago, she lost to Germany in a penalty shootout.

And the English in Russia are already up with their characteristic joviality. Our Correspondent in Moscow Mark Weingard, founder of Iniala, reports.

Our correspondent in Moscow, Mark Weingard, founder of charity Iniala, sent these videos.

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