England showed what international football should be about – Jordan Pickford | Goal.com Jordan Pickford has reflected on a highly successful World Cup campaign with England, in which he believes the side gave the nation something to be proud of. The Everton goalkeeper played a starring role as Gareth Southgate’s side finished fourth in Russia, exceeding pre-tournament expectations and enjoying a defining moment as they ended their penalty hoodoo by overcoming Colombia on spot kicks. Pickford played a key role in that shootout victory, stopping Carlos Bacca’s kick in the last-16 encounter to book a date with Sweden in the quarter-finals. And the 24-year-old, who has been linked with Chelsea and Bayern Munich in the aftermath of the competition, feels that his side did their country proud.

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