Hundreds of football fans ‘march for England’ through north Manchester ahead of historic Euro 2020 final

Kacper Wilkins
Kacper Wilkins
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Hundreds of football fans joined a ‘march for England’ through north Manchester this afternoon.

Families paraded through the streets of Newton Heath in support of the Three Lions before their historic Euro 2020 final clash with Italy tonight.

Excited fans waved England flags and chanted football songs as they set off from Church Inn pub on Gaskell Street.

See all the pictures from the march in our photo gallery below

Fan-favourite songs ‘It’s Coming Home’, ‘Vindaloo’ and ‘Sweet Caroline’ boomed out from a huge speaker on a car.

Dozens of children joined in on the fun, and some dogs even went along too.

It comes as hundreds of football fans have already flocked to pubs and beer gardens across Greater Manchester ahead of the match.

Football fans ‘march for England’ through Newton Heath

The era-defining game is due to kick off at 8pm tonight.

60,000 fans will be watching the game at Wembley.

Victory would mark the men’s football team’s first major tournament win since the 1966 World Cup.

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