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.

Richard Heathcote / Getty

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.

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.

Stephen Dunn / Getty

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

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.

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


— Rihanna (@rihanna)
Matthias Hangst / Getty

8. But then it happened. We all knew it was going to happen.

Ooohhhhhh SHIIIIITTTT!!!!!

— Rihanna (@rihanna)

9. Suarez scored his second.

Julian Finney / Getty


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

— Rihanna (@rihanna)

11. To be fair, England’s strike force wasn’t really causing them many problems.

Uruguay defense is almost disrespectful!!! 2 good

— Rihanna (@rihanna)

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

Holland is on one

— Rihanna (@rihanna)

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

My baby Ronaldo :(

— Rihanna (@rihanna)

14. Let’s hope Phil Neville is taking note.

JP Yim / Getty

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

  Your Reaction?


    Now Buzzing