Six painful years after failing to score in the World Cup semi-final shoot-out against West Germany in Turin, Pearce stepped up to the spot again. The whole of England held their breath. Redemption. Psycho smashed the ball home and let out 6 years of hurt in an explosion of relief, ecstasy and chest-beating pride. The celebration cemented his relationship with the supporters as their embodiment on the pitch. He was one of us.
Relive it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0OCRr