Wow. What a game! England and Uruguay faced off for an incredible World Cup match-up on June 19. And after Uruguay’s Luis Suarez clinched the victory for his nation with a late goal — his second of the game — fans rushed to Twitter to cheer, cry, and flip out in general.
The England and Uruguay World Cup match-up on June 19 was bound to draw attention. Both teams were coming off initial losses and needed a win to stay in the World Cup. It was soccer stand-off of epic proportions, and fans and celebs like Rihanna couldn’t help but tweet their reactions — especially after Uruguay’s Luis Suarez scored a shocking second goal in the 85th minute of the game to down England.
World Cup 2014: Fans Freak Out After Uruguay Wins
This is what soccer is all about! Both England and Uruguay played their hearts out to stay in the World Cup standings but Uruguay was the ultimate victor. Fans, including celebs like Rihanna, tweeted their reactions to the June 19 match-up:
ENGLAND whatchu gon do??!
— Rihanna (@rihanna) June 19, 2014
Come on England let’s get behind the boys
— Liam Payne (@Real_Liam_Payne) June 19, 2014
England all the way !!
— Niall Horan (@PrvNiallerHoran) June 19, 2014
That didn’t just happen. What in seven hells!! Come on England please don’t flop!!! O_O
— Josef Altin (@JosefAltin) June 19, 2014
Why does my stomach always feel like this when I watch England play football?
— David Brabham (@brabsracer) June 19, 2014
Cruel result for England. As a neutral, draw would be fair. But you just can’t leave Suarez unmarked like that.
— Khairy Jamaluddin (@Khairykj) June 19, 2014
Watching England is the most frustrating thing ever!
— (@1AshleyJordan) June 19, 2014
Is anyone actually surprised England are not going through? When do we ever do well at any tournaments?
— Luke Wood (@LukeNWood) June 19, 2014
Can the queen please declare war on Uruguay?!
— Matthew Appleby (@matthew2215) June 19, 2014
Suarez should be a national hero in Uruguay by now. ‘Luis Suarez Day’..
— Alex (@RM_Insider) June 19, 2014
HollywoodLifers, what did you think of the England and Uruguay match? Are you glad Uruguay won? Let us know!
— Avery Thompson