The Blues' goalkeeper saved Josip Drmic's spot-kick once the shootout had gone to sudden death having scored his own penalty moments earlier.
The match itself had finished goalless after 90 minutes and the two teams couldn't be separated after extra time either.
The victory for Gareth Southgate's men provided some consolation for their error-strewn defeat to the Netherlands in the semi-finals a few days ago. Portugal became the first Nations League Champions after defeating Holland 1-0 in the final.
Meanwhile, Richarlison scored his fifth international goal in 10 appearances and added another assist as Brazil beat Honduras 7-0 in a pre-Copa America warm-up match.
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1 Posted 09/06/2019 at 20:34:45
How many England goalkeepers have ever scored for the national side, let alone in competition and how many have both scored and saved penalties in the same match?
Could be that Jordan has just put his name in the record books in a big way!
2 Posted 09/06/2019 at 20:57:52
It's just a shame we didn't reach the final. Stones still has a lot to learn.
3 Posted 09/06/2019 at 21:01:43
4 Posted 09/06/2019 at 21:08:58
And what if he misses? And the opposition take it up the other end only to be faced by an open goal?
I hate this Championship Soccer mentality. I know, why don't we sign Messi while we're at it? We could bring big Dunc out of retirement. What else?
5 Posted 09/06/2019 at 21:14:05
6 Posted 09/06/2019 at 21:18:27
That can't happen next season.
7 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:04:54
Let's be positive. He won't miss. Let's all be positive next season, I know I will until we fuck up. Seems to work for them across the park...
8 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:21:11
9 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:39:38
Can if you imagine if we beat them lot next season? I mean just imagine? Feels like so long now
Can you remember how good it was when we thwarted them 3-0 when AJ got 2
10 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:40:29
11 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:43:46
12 Posted 09/06/2019 at 22:57:56
Why did Southgate omit Vardy? – one may ask but quite honestly I don't think Southgate really knows what he is doing. He got lucky in the World Cup and some started thinking he was the new England Messiah but he isn't as these two games proved.
They should have taken care of a weak nation like the Swiss.
I was surprised Rashford got the nod in the first game given his form with Man Utd this year and Vardy was much more of a striker in form.
I think England will be looking for a new gaffer by this time next year.
13 Posted 09/06/2019 at 23:14:37
14 Posted 10/06/2019 at 00:13:17
15 Posted 10/06/2019 at 05:28:06
Vardy retired from international football.
16 Posted 10/06/2019 at 11:06:25
17 Posted 10/06/2019 at 11:09:36
One defeat in extra time to a team that beat Germany and France in their league? Yep let's sack the manager.
The Swiss aren't a poor footballing nation. England were by far the better team yesterday. We'd go through 4 managers a year with your philosophy.
18 Posted 10/06/2019 at 15:41:54
What a ridiculous post. Southgate "got lucky" to reach the semi final? As opposed to Bobby Robson who needed a late solitary goal to beat Egypt, in the only group game they won, before needing a last second of ET winner to beat a mediocre Belgian team, before needing two dubious penalties to beat Cameroon? Or Alf Ramsey who had the benefit of playing every game at Wembley, and squeaked by a terrible Argentina team that were down to 10 men, then had the Russian linesman's help in the final. Or Terry Venables who progressed from the group after a 4-1 win over which which various of his players have claimed they defied his defensive tactics in, followed by a dire 0-0 with Spain before losing to one of the worst German teams in recent history.
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