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17th Dec 2015

Spurs tweet Star Wars puns and the replies are absolutely merciless

Nooruddean Choudry

Poor Tottenham. They try and get into the spirit of things and the response from fans is non-stop p*sstaking.

With Star Wars mania taking over every aspect of our lives right now, football is not immune to its charms. Spurs clearly decided to capitalise on the trend and have some fun at the same time.

So they tweeted a 5-a-side team of punny names and invited their followers to follow suit…

It didn’t quite work out that way. Rather than take the concept and run with it, cynical supporters were scathing in their replies…

There was however at least one message of support for the idea…