Rihanna Just Pointed Out What’s Wrong With The England Football Team

Why always her?

1. England took on Uruguay in a crucial Group D clash at the World Cup on Thursday evening.

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2. Millions of people in England watched the match in Sao Paulo hoping Roy Hodgson’s side could bounce back from their opening defeat to Italy.

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3. The game also attracted plenty of celebrity viewers, including a certain Rihanna. And her commentary on Twitter proved to be the highlight of a rather depressing game.

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4. She started off with a pretty rousing team speech, challenging England to rise to the occasion.

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5. However, it became pretty obvious early on that Uruguay had very much upped their game following their 3-1 defeat to Costa Rica, while England were a shadow of the team that gave Italy a tough fight.

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6. Inevitably Luis Suarez scored and put Uruguay ahead at half time, but then something miraculous happened. England scored.


— Rihanna (@rihanna)
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8. But then it happened. We all knew it was going to happen.

Ooohhhhhh SHIIIIITTTT!!!!!

— Rihanna (@rihanna)
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9. Suarez scored his second.

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Man they know better than to give Suarez that much room bruh!

— Rihanna (@rihanna)
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11. To be fair, England’s strike force wasn’t really causing them many problems.

Uruguay defense is almost disrespectful!!! 2 good

— Rihanna (@rihanna)
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12. Earlier in the week Rihanna also provided a bit of analysis on Holland’s 3-2 win against Australia.

Holland is on one

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13. And tried to console Ronaldo after Germany thrashed Portugal 4-0.

My baby Ronaldo :(

— Rihanna (@rihanna)
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14. Let’s hope Phil Neville is taking note.

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Richard James is the UK news editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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