Summer 2018 will be remembered for a lot of things - but none as special as England's World Cup dream.
For the semi-final, millions of fans up and down the country packed into pubs, parks, castles and caravans to cheer on Gareth Southgate's men - writes bbc.com
There was a mass exodus of workplaces nationwide as people tuned in to one of the biggest matches in England's history .
Our reporters were out and about soaking up the atmosphere as a nation dared to dream.
But it was not meant to be, with England's lions falling to Croatia in extra time.
At Hyde Park in London, up to 30,000 fans saw their team dig deep and battle. The screening of the World Cup semi-final was the biggest in the capital since Euro 96.