“Sir Alex Ferguson retires. #thankyousiralex”
The Manchester United press office (@MU_Spokesperson) confirms the shock retirement of long-serving manager Alex Ferguson with a tweet that was retweeted over 32,000 times
“Have to take back what I said about Thiago Silva being over-rated today. Been immense tonight. Still looks like an overweight lady-boy though!”
English bad-boy midfielder Joey Barton (@Joey7Barton), then on loan at Marseille, has a pop at Paris Saint-Germain centre-back Thiago Silfva. Barton was later handed a suspended two-game ban by the French football authorities
“You minions need to live from the inside out rather than the outside in!!!!”, “Just sick of negative a******** sat behind a keyboard with a pitiful life mate !thats all!” and “Like I give a F*** what the haters say! That’s life ! Some people will always be just a little bit better and work just a little bit harder.”
British golfer Lee West-wood (@WestwoodLee) after he was criticised for his poor performance at the US PGA Championships. West-wood later apologized.
Not Roger Federer (@PseudoFed), a parody Twitter account gently spoofing the former world number one and 17-time major winner.