English soccer fans have had their World Cup hopes dashed overnight, with the team going down to Uruguay 2 – 1.
After three misses, English player Wayne Rooney finally scored a goal in the 75th minute, but it was not enough to get the team across the line.
The English side now has little chance of advancing into the next round, remaining at the bottom of Group D as the only team with no points.
Angry English fans took to Twitter to express their reactions to the match, many making jokes about the poor performance of the team.
— World Cup Bruh (@WorldCupBruh) June 19, 2014
What’s the difference between England and a tea bag? The tea bag stays in the cup longer.
— henry (@henryyallan) June 19, 2014
Uruguay’s Luis Suarez scored a second goal for the side in the 84th minute, leaving English fans heartbroken.
Unlike Australian fans’ support for the Socceroos’ after their losses to the Netherlands and Chile, English fans have turned on their team, some claiming that their only choice now is where to sit on the airplane home.
Big decisions for the England squad now. Chicken or beef? Aisle seat or window seat? — Gerard McCarthy (@Gerard_McCarthy) June 19, 2014
The country, which has a strong national following of the sport, is in shock that the American team has advanced further than them in the World Cup tournament.
for all the england players pic.twitter.com/AX4Bi3nOHg
— Dan (@EliteFourDan) June 19, 2014