Considering the English lost 36:0 in the opening match against South Africa I think it is fair to say no one expected England to progress to the final and at least they played with a lot of heart and have nothing to be ashamed of.
And because I always show pictures of the English players, to balance things out, here are some of the SA team
This guy is 20 years old Francois Steyn
Here's man of the match Victor Matfield
John Smit, the captain and
The English are prettier, but the South Africans had a great tournament--Congratulations!! Would have been great to beat them though :)