In the Sports Cafe, fans were close to tears.
The Samaritans anticipate an increase in calls.
A spokesman said: "All the World Cup could do is act as a trigger to people whoare already suffering from depression or distress to call The Samaritans".
In Japan, Prince Andrew joined the thousands of fans who thronged the stadium in Shizuoka.
Meanwhile Mr Blair took time off from the EU summit in Seville to speak to the England manager on Friday afternoon.
He congratulated him on "the fantastic job he'd done" and asked the England manager to pass on the best wishes to the team.
He told him that "people should be proud of the team and how far they'd come".
Earlier he said: "Before we went into the tournament, who would ever have thoughtwe would have come this far?
"We beat Argentina, we played with fantastic spirit and determination, we arereally, really proud of the England team and fans."
For Brazilian fans it was time to celebrate.
At Bar Madrid, in central London, about 500 Brazilian fans were jubilant at the result.
Geovane Dos Santos said: "It is the best performance by Brazil that I have seen.
"Brazil and England were the best two teams in the tournament and I would have preferred to have seen them play each other in the final."
Meanwhile Douglas McWilliams, chief executive of the Centre for Economic and Business Research, estimated the match would trim 10% - or £400m - off the UK's GDP for the day.