England vs The World

So England are through to the knock-out stages of the World Cup, hurrah! And unless you live under a rock you’ll probably know that coming second in the group has supposedly given us a much more favourable run than the winners. But, if we’ve learned anything from the unpredictability of this year’s tournament, it is to never underestimate the abilities of the so-called ‘easier’ teams – just ask Germany.

That being said, we’ve had our best start to a tournament in over a decade, and last night’s underwhelming defeat was the first in a year, and against an arguably weaker side on our part. So, let’s get ourselves all excited and look at who stands between us and football’s greatest prize.

Round of 16: 3rd July

England v Columbia

Quarter-Final: 7th July

England v Sweden / Switzerland

Semi-Final: 11th July

England v Spain / Russia / Croatia / Denmark

Final: 15th July

England v Literally anyone from the other side of the draw

(France / Argentina / Uruguay / Portugal / Brazil / Mexico / Belgium / Japan)

Watching it in the pub? Of course you are! Find ones near you showing all the games – here.

Come on, England!

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