Villa Fans Furious and Hilarious Reactions To Joleon Lescott’s Tweet Fail

“The dog ate my homework miss!”, “The train never arrived sir!”“the tweet was totally accidental it happened whilst driving and my phone was in my pocket!” Ok, surely no-one would be stupid enough to use that last one.

Nope, Joleon Lescott would.


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Lescott has claimed his tweet of an expensive car in the aftermath of Aston Villa’s 6-0 thrashing at home to Liverpool was a complete accident.

Following his club’s heaviest defeat at Villa Park for 81 years, the centre-back posted an image of a Mercedes-Benz to all of his 823,000 followers on Twitter:



Many interpreted the tweet as a cryptic response to his critics, in addition to the boos that he endured from the Villa fans throughout the match. Yet, Lescott insists the image was simply posted by accident.

Naturally, the outraged and bewildered response of Aston Villa fans on Twitter was the source of much hilarity: