Spurs trolled over six-year-old tweet after shock defeat to Colchester

first_imgTOTTENHAM were brutally trolled on Twitter – for a tweet sent more than six years ago.Users brilliantly dug out a post from July 19, 2013 when the club’s social media team were struggling to get online… at Colchester.1 Tottenham’s defeat at Colchester last night meant a tweet from six years ago resurfacedCredit: Rex FeaturesSpurs were dumped out of the Carabao Cup last night following a 0-0 draw and penalty shootout defeat against the same League Two.Lucas Moura and Christian Eriksen both missed their spot kicks before Tom Lapslie sealed the surprise victory.And suddenly the old tweet resurfaced.It read: “Apologies – we’re encountering technical problems at Colchester.”The tweet was sent during a pre-season friendly between the two clubs which ended 0-0.Hugo Lloris, Harry Kane and Jermain Defoe all played as did Zeki Fryers, Laste Dombaxe and Shaq Coulthirst.The replies to the tweet came flooding in as well as plenty of GIFs and memes.One wrote: “LOOOOOOOOOOL YOU CANT MAKE THIS UP.”Another said: “6 years later and you lot are still encountering technical problems at Colchester.”A third added: “You never fail to mug yourselves off, do you?”And a final user joked: “And shooting problems I’m hearing.”Apologies – we’re encountering technical problems at Colchester.— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) July 19, 2013 Latest Tottenham newsHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerYOU KAN DO ITKlinsmann quit Spurs to win trophies but says Kane’s better off stayingTURBULENT PAIRINGDrogba and Mido had mid-flight brawl after stewardess prank went wrongAs well as Spurs’ embarrassment, one punter was left ruing what might have been.They backed 20 teams in their £1 accumulator last night, with winnings of more than £13,000 on offer.Teams from England’s non-league divisions, the Austrian Cup and the Argentinian fourth tier all came through – but one side didn’t: Tottenham at Colchester.Colchester fans storm onto pitch as they beat Spurs 4-3 on penalties in shock winlast_img

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