As chances are you’ll remember, Arsenal emerged victorious within the Emirates Cup over the weekend regardless of solely successful considered one of their two fixtures.
Regardless of dropping to Sevilla of their last outing, a quirk in competitors guidelines meant the Gunners’ 5-2 win over Benfica of their opening match secured them sufficient bonus factors to complete prime of the general desk regardless of their Spanish opponents successful each of their matches.
This sporting injustice did not go unnoticed by Sevilla ahead Wissam Ben Yedder, who took to Twitter after the ultimate whistle to voice his grievances.
— Wissam Ben Yedder (@WissBenYedder) July 30, 2017
“We received [two games out of two], however we aren’t first… give us again the cup Arsenal,” Ben Yedder joked.
He then swiftly discovered himself on the receiving finish of a tidal wave of scorn from Arsenal followers, however the French striker proved greater than a match.
Replying to 1 explicit insult, he quipped: “Ahahaha. Do not be mad bro, chances are you’ll get your revenge within the Champions Le… Oh wait.”
Prime trolling. Although, judging by Per Mertesacker’s muted response to receiving the trophy, he could be solely too glad to ship the silverware to Andalucia.
Chris covers the humorous aspect of the sport for ESPN FC within the Toe Poke weblog.