Ranking England’s most heartbreaking defeats since 1990: Germany, Portugal…

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England have become masters of the heartbreaking defeat since winning the World Cup in 1966 – and because we love to wallow in our own misery, we’ve ranked the 10 most galling of all.

We seem to have finally taught ourselves not to expect too much from the England team at major tournaments, but it’s still hard not to get a little carried away when one finally comes around.

Unfortunately, that almost certainly means we’ll be adding to this list for years to come…


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