Shaw, Walker & more: Twitter reacts as Tottenham and Stoke win
Luke Shaw and Kyle Walker both tweet their thoughts after Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City win on Sunday
Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a last-gasp winner as Tottenham Hotspur came from behind to edge to a 3-2 victory over Southampton.
In the late kick-off, Mark Hughes’s Stoke City side were emphatic 4-1 winners against Aston Villa at Villa Park.
Here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction from the professionals, in chronological order, to Sunday’s top-flight games.
Former Spurs chairman Lord Sugar (@Lord_Sugar) praises Tottenham’s Spanish striker: “To be fair Soldado had one of his best games for Spurs today, maybe a sign of him coming good. Let’s hope so.”
Spurs defender Kyle Walker (@kylewalker2) enjoys the thrilling end to the match: “Great come back from the lads. GET IN THERE #COYS”
Reading striker Noel Hunt (@boyhunt) is not surprised to see his old team-mate pop up with a winner: “Awwww haha typical Gylfi!!!! Anywhere around the edge and he finds cornerss!!!”
QPR midfielder Joey Barton (@Joey7Barton) going for two very different fixtures: “Villa v Stoke. Then El Classico later. Fancy gols, gols, gols…”
Southampton defender Dejan Lovren (@DejanLovren05) apologises to the travelling Saints fans: “I am sorry.”
Spurs legend Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) is a Tim Sherwood fan: “I very much hope Tim Sherwood establishes himself. Very honest, wears his heart on his sleeve and is great value for us in the media.”
Saints left-back Luke Shaw (@LukeShaw3) is disappointed: “Devastated with the result today Thankyou to the travelling fans for your support! @DejanLovren05 don’t worry big man everyone makes mistakes.”
Stoke midfielder Charlie Adam (@Charlie26Adam) tips his team-mate for Roy Hodgson’s squad: “Great win for the lads.. Crouchy back in the England squad for the World Cup.”
Finally, former Aston Villa man Ian Taylor (@IanTaylor7) is happy: “Wow……Have we packed our bags for holidays because we beat Chelsea????? Shocking. #AVFC 1 #SCFC 4”