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How Twitter reacted to the amazing show of solidarity ahead of France-England at Wembley

Published 17/11/2015 | 20:56

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English and French players, fans and officials joined forces in a show of solidarity as La Marseillaise was roared by all sides on an emotional night at Wembley.

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It was a defiant display of support in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday. Prince William was among those to lay a floral tribute before the game and both sides also mixed around the centre circle for an impeccably observed minute's silence.

Here we look at how Twitter reacted:








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