Bristol is preparing for another night of tension and excitement as England take the next step on their Euro 2020 journey.
The Three Lions are fresh from dispatching Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night at Wembley, a victory which sparked joy around Bristol as fans celebrated the victory which sent England through to this weekend’s quarter-final.
Fans reacted with delirium to the famous result, leaving some pubs and bars calling for fans to keep their cool and avoid a repeat of the scenes that saw furniture damaged and drinks thrown amid the celebrations earlier this week.
England take on Ukraine in Rome tonight in their quarter-final tie, with Bristol set to once again come alive in the run-up to game time.
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However, the build-up to tonight’s quarter-final has started slower than the build-up did before the Germany game.
Popular parts of Bristol were still deserted this morning, devoid of the scenes of fans beginning their build-up to the game from the early hours as was seen on Tuesday.
However, excitement is set to build throughout this afternoon as the countdown to kickoff begins in earnest.
Ukraine v England in the Euro 2020 quarter-finals, from Rome, is live on BBC One tonight at 8pm, with coverage starting at 7pm.
Follow our live blog below for all the build-up across the city.