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23rd Apr 2015

Footballers celebrate St. George’s Day on Twitter

St. George’s Day may not be as big as St. Patrick’s Day, St. Andrew’s Day or St. David’s Day, but there will still be plenty of Englishmen having a beer – or doing any of these things – to celebrate on Thursday evening.

And judging by these tweets, a few well known footballers will be joining in the revelry (or not) after proudly declaring their Englishness.

Peter Crouch opted for an understated hashtag…

While Jack Wilshere was a little more enthusiastic in his patriotism…

Ian Wright shared a photo of him belting out the national anthem for the Three Lions…

And the strangest St. George’s Day tweet has to go to Bayern Munich defender Dante, who wrote: