Son Heung-Min proves why he’s one of the nicest footballers in the world, Man City’s stars are confused by a seaside gift, and a p****d up Jamie Carragher – all in Social Shots.
In our brand new regular feature, we take a look at the best social media posts from across the world of football in the past 24 hours. Football and social media can go hand in hand, but not everyone gets it right. Here, we celebrate those that do, highlighting the posts that have made us chuckle, the videos of wonder goals that we’ve just had to watch again, or just anything we felt simply had to be shared….
This video of Spurs star Son Heung-Min with his teammates’ kids will warm your heart
คนนี้เหงา ดูออก pic.twitter.com/lHgnpKgqCZ
— decco (@mookchance) May 13, 2019
Man City’s title winners were treated to some rock from the seaside after beating Brighton – but some of their foreign players didn’t understand what to do with it.
Want an easy way to confuse @premierleague footballers?
Give them some traditional English seaside confectionary! 😂
— Manchester City (@ManCity) May 13, 2019
Perhaps the biggest achievement of City’s title win is that it has seen them catch up with League One side Sunderland.
The race to seven is on… 👀😂
— Sunderland AFC (@SunderlandAFC) May 12, 2019
Jamie Carragher hasn’t been letting the disappointment of Liverpool missing out on the league title affect his partying.
Jamie Carragher absolutely battered last night 🍻 pic.twitter.com/LriDACnA76
— View of the Kop (@ViewOfTheKop_) May 13, 2019
Man Utd’s trophy
Back in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s homeland, TV 2 Sporten haven’t been giving him an easy time.
Gratulerer til City og Pep!🥇 Tagg en Liverpool- eller United-venn som har en tung søndag😥 pic.twitter.com/DPE8SnLglY
— TV 2 Sporten (@2sporten) May 12, 2019
Most difficult throw in ever
Ah, the joys of League Two.
Mike Dean, superfan
We’re used to seeing Mike Dean animated on the pitch, so it’s great to see that he’s as enthusiastic off it too, cheering on his beloved Tranmere as they reach the League Two play-off final.
Yes – that is Mike Dean celebrating Tranmere’s win at Forest Green pic.twitter.com/W2xHQmM33E
— George Elek (@GeorgeElek) May 13, 2019
Not the name you’d normally expect to see on the back of a Manchester United shirt.
Spotted at Old Trafford.. 😳😳😳 pic.twitter.com/jp3sXL89ar
— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) May 12, 2019
Turns out it’s the fan’s actual name. What a bizarre coincidence.
Betis’ is better
La Liga club Real Betis have unveiled the plans for their new training facilities, and they think Man City should be envious.
— Real Betis Balompié (@RealBetis_en) May 14, 2019
Who’s up for an end of season showdown between these two in-form heavyweights? 😂
— Bologna Fc 1909 (@BfcOfficialPage) May 14, 2019
On this day…
It was an emotional farewell to White Hart Lane for Tottenham Hotspur two years ago today, but they signed off in style.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) May 14, 2019