Wexford Youths had a hilarious Twitter gaff last night
Published 09/04/2016 | 13:32
Wexford Youths came close a famous victory against Cork City in the Airtricity League Premier Division on Friday night - yet it was a message on the club’s official feed that ensured the game received huge coverage on Twitter.
While a late goal from Cork’s Mark O’Sullivan denied Wexford Youths a big away win at Turner's Cross, Wexford Youth's jovial Twitter contributor offered up a classic typo as he noted a near miss for the home side.
A subsequent tweet quickly confirmed the error, yet there was no temptation to delete the tweet and try again:
The gaff inspired a host of amusing responses, with this effort winning praise from the Wexford Youth’s twitter controller:
Revelling in their moment of Twitter stardom, the feed rounded off the game with this cheeky message:
Graham Doyle tips a rasping shit over the bar— Wexford Youths FC (@WexfordYouthsFC) April 8, 2016
Shot !!!!— Wexford Youths FC (@WexfordYouthsFC) April 8, 2016
What a game. What a result for Wexford. #HolyShit !!!!— Wexford Youths FC (@WexfordYouthsFC) April 8, 2016