England and France pay emotional tribute to terror attack victims with Oasis classic ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’
England and France paid an emotional tribute to the victims of the London Bridge and Manchester Arena terror attacks before their international friendly kicked off on Tuesday night.
Both teams wore black armbands and stood for a minute’s silence after the two teams had entered the Stade de France to Oasis’ hit ‘Don’t Look Back in Anger’ – played by the French Republican Guard.
The Mancunian bands classic has been used as an anthem after 22 concert goers were killed by a suicide bomber after an Ariana Grande gig last month.
The tributes were also to respect the eight members of public murdered by three terrorists in London 10 days ago.
Fans held red and white posters to form a mosaic effect of the England flag before kick-off.
Prime Minister Theresa May was in the stands alongside recently-elected French President Emmanuel Macron after the pair had held a joint press conference earlier in the evening.
Speaking in Paris before the game alongside new French President Emmanuel Macron, Mrs. May said: “Both our countries have sadly experienced the horrors of terrorism all too recently. Read more from Source