Sunny weather across the country and some of the bigger teams already being eliminated is filling the nation with anticipation the Football’s coming home. England’s latest game against Colombia tonight at Otkrytiye Arena, is expected to be an exciting affair. The only question is where in Sheffield will you be watching it? Read on for our top picks and don’t miss a kick
The Leadmill, Leadmill Road, 0114 272 7040
Showing the England game on 15 (yes, you did just read 15) screens with free entry and free raffle with prizes including gig tickets and beer, The Leadmill really have outdone themselves this year. If that wasn’t enough, you’ll also be able to get four Redstripe or Strongbow for £12 at every game. Arrive early as, if the Tunisia game was anything to go by, it will be a packed affair!
Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Row, 0114 275 7727
Showroom will be projecting tonight’s England match on to a 10ft screen in the bar. It’ll also be offering four sharing plates (think nachos, garlic bread, mac ‘n’ cheese balls, salt and pepper squid) for £12. If for nothing else than the good grub deals at Showroom, keep your fingers crossed that the lads progress through this evening’s test!
The Graduate, Surrey Street, 0114 275 3767
At a stone’s throw from the station, The Graduate will be the place you’ll need when your train is delayed and you’ve not got time to make it home (oh no, I’ll have to stay at the pub just in case I miss something). With speed-quizzes before matches, plenty of footie-themed games and a raffle with all money raised going to Sheffield Children’s Charity, The Graduate pub opposite the library’ll sort you out.
Genting Casino, Arundel Gate, 0114 228 8980
Be a part of the action as it happens at the Genting Casino sports lounge this World Cup Season. With the largest screen in the city centre, along with ultra-high definition screens around the venue offering unparalleled views of the match, this could be the perfect place to catch all of the action. Celebrate with a bucket of six bottles of Budweiser for £15 or a burger and pint for just a fiver! With live betting plus three bars, you’ll need a pretty good excuse not to watch here.
The Common Room, Devonshire Street, 0114 280 8221
For many The Common Room is their first port of call for top coverage of all things sport. With big screens, pool tables (for when you need some distraction), bar and of course food, it’s got your back, even if the team doesn’t. Fill in your World Cup bingo card to win in house prizes and maybe even a free private pool area and Red Bull party package too! Check out it’s Facebook page for more on its food and drink deals, game coverage and to book your table.