Dzeko, Suárez, Walker & more: Twitter reacts as Spurs beat Man United
Edin Dzeko, Luis Suárez and Kyle Walker led the Twitter reaction after a dramatic day in the Premier League
Kyle Walker heaped praise on Tottenham Hotspur after Andre Villas Boas’ side caused the biggest upset on Saturday by securing a 3-2 victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Elsewhere, Chelsea were 2-1 winners at Arsenal, while Everton, Liverpool and Manchester City all picked up three points in dominant displays.
Here is the best of the reaction from the professionals on Twitter over the course of action-packed round of Premier League fixtures.
Everton captain Phil Neville (@fizzer18) is delighted with Everton’s 3-1 victory over Southampton: “Good day today – my boy scored four and we won this afternoon in a hard-fought game where we had to dig in the second half versus a good Southampton side!”
Toffees centre-half Sylvain Distin (@sylvaind15tin) was impressed by his team-mates performance: “Not sure if I was watching Barca or Everton today … What a game!”
Liverpool defender Jose Enrique (@jose3enrique3) heaps praise on Luis Suárez after the Urguayan’s hat-trick: “Great game by the team today. Three points and looking forward for the next games. Congratulations to my friend @luis16suarez for his three goal!”
The Reds’ match-winner Luis Suárez (@luis16suarez) is pleased to net three in the 5-2 win at Carrow Road: “Very important victory to gain confidence. So happy to help with a hat-trick!”
Former Manchester City midfielder Patrick Vieira (@OfficialVieira) congratulates Dzeko: “Congratulations @eddzeko for the winning goal today, I’m really pleased for you!”
Dzeko (@EdDzeko) himself is delighted with his late strike: “Never give up and always believe in yourself! Those are the words I live by… @MCFC great win today!!”
While David Silva (@21LVA) hopes City can continue winning: “Difficult game today, very important three points, now let’s keep the wins coming. All the best to you all!”
Reading striker Noel Hunt (@boyhunt) is pleased with his goal in a 2-2 draw with Newcastle United: “Thank you for all the messages today! Gutted we didn’t get the win we deserved!! Dream come true to score for Reading in the Premier League!”
Former Aston Villa midfielder George Boateng (@george1boateng) is shocked by Tottenham’s 3-2 win at United: “I can’t believe the score coming from Manchester – well done to Spurs but this can’t be good to United if they want to win the league!”
Tottenham right-back Kyle Walker (@kyle28walker) is ecstatic to win at Old Trafford: “Just landed back in London still buzzing from the win thought the gaffers tactics were spot on and all that in the paper is false! #COYS”
Jan Vertonghen (@Jan_Vertonghen) netted the first at Manchester United: “What a big win!!! Couldn’t be more happy. Thanks everyone for the support! #COYS”
Spurs defender Younes Kaboul (@YounsKabs4) is very proud of his team-mates: “Glad, very glad of my team who made a fabulous game to get a well deserve win so far…Congrats to the players, coach and staff!#COYS#PROUD”