'There's men with Derry accents in the pub shouting that they're from Colombia' - The funniest Irish tweets from EngvsCol
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'There's men with Derry accents in the pub shouting that they're from Colombia' - The funniest Irish tweets from EngvsCol

The people of Ireland didn't think twice before backing Colombia in beating their neighbours.

Following a score of 1-1, England were the eventual winners thanks to scoring 4 out of 5 penalties, sending them through to the quarter finals of the World Cup.

While most English fans spent the night dancing on the streets or celebrating the win, Irish Twitter had a field day in hoping the England team wouldn't progress any further.

People watching the match from their local pub reported unanimous support Irish spectators had for the Colombian side.

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