Charts analysis: Three Lions scores again on Singles Chart

Football, it seems, isn’t coming home – but the wave of patriotic fervour created by England’s progress to the semi-finals was more than enough to trigger massive increases in sales and streaming of their official 1996 European Championship anthem, Three Lions, by David Baddiel, Frank Skinner & The Lightning Seeds, which rockets back to No.1, 22 years after its initial coronation.

Jumping 24-1 on sales of 79,779 copies (including 36,410 from sales-equivalent streams), Three Lions thus joins a small elite ...

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