Gareth Southgate steered England to a second successive penalty shoot-out success in as many summers as victory over Switzerland saw them finish third in the Nations League.
Will Vaulks was once paid 33p a week to play professional football but his dramatic rise on to the international stage could be about to see him rub shoulders with World Cup finalists Croatia.
Lewis Hamilton won an eventful Monaco Grand Prix, Celtic clinched the triple treble, while Charlton and Tranmere secured promotion at Wembley. Here, Press Association Sport takes a look at some of the best pictures from a packed sporting weekend.
Tranmere boss Micky Mellon hopes that winning promotion to League One can help keep James Norwood at the club.
Tranmere manager Micky Mellon described Connor Jennings’ story as one from a comic book after he earned Rovers victory in the Sky Bet League Two play-off final.
Connor Jennings scored in the final 90 seconds of extra time to earn Tranmere a 1-0 victory in the Sky Bet League Two play-off final against Newport and seal back-to-back promotions.
Newport manager Michael Flynn is hoping to add a promotion to his CV as he takes his side to Wembley for the League Two play-off final.
Newport midfielder Joss Labadie is set to start for Saturday’s Sky Bet League Two play-off final against Tranmere at Wembley after recovering from injury.
Goalkeeper Scott Davies is convinced Tranmere are heading in the right direction regardless of the outcome of Saturday’s Sky Bet League Two play-off final.
While some managers may curse when they see Mike Dean arrive at their games, the feeling is quite different for Tranmere boss Micky Mellon.
Tranmere manager Micky Mellon praised the quality of James Norwood’s strike that took his side to their third successive Wembley final.
James Norwood struck his 32nd goal of the season to help take Tranmere to Wembley for the Sky Bet League Two play-off final against Newport.
Forest Green will be without Gavin Gunning for the second leg of their play-off semi final against Tranmere.
Tranmere boss Micky Mellon was satisfied with his side’s lot despite being unable to build a bigger advantage against 10-man Forest Green in the first leg of their Sky Bet League Two play-off semi-final.
Tranmere will take a slender advantage into their Sky Bet League Two play-off semi-final second leg after goal-line technology helped them secure a 1-0 victory over 10-man Forest Green at Prenton Park.
Tranmere have no fresh injury problems ahead of their League Two play-off semi-final first leg against Forest Green.
Crawley head coach Gabriele Cioffi said he is relishing the prospect of going into his first full season in charge after the Reds signed off the 2018/19 campaign with victory.
Tranmere go into the play-offs against Forest Green with only one win in their last seven games following a 3-1 defeat at Crawley.
Jimmy Smith could make his return to the Crawley bench for their final Sky Bet League Two game of the season against Tranmere on Saturday.
Bury captain Nicky Adams has reflected on an “unbelievable” season after their promotion to League One was confirmed following a 1-1 draw at Tranmere.