Wes Morgan has been one of the more underrated performers in Leicester City’s fairytale title challenge this season.
But when the Foxes captain scored to give Leicester their fourth successive 1-0 win against Southampton on Saturday, Twitter exploded.
It was hilarious, mostly because a lot of people were tweeting “Morgan for England” and not realising their simple mistake.
Wes Morgan is a Jamaican international.
Here’s the best of the lot:
Wes Morgan for England, when will Roy start playing the inform players!!
— Lewis Ford (@fordy4d4d) April 3, 2016
Good goal by wes Morgan can't believe hodgson hasn't given him a go for England #SuperSunday
— smokes (@marccartlidge) April 3, 2016
Even an England cricketer was caught out:
Wes Morgan's had an unbelievable season for Leicester, has to be considered for England for Euro 2016 surely?!
— Alex Hales (@AlexHales1) March 5, 2016
Meanwhile, some had an incling that he wasn’t eligible for England, but couldn’t be arsed doing their research:
But the best of the lot was none other than Harry Redknapp, who wrote in his Telegraph column that the former Nottingham Forest defender should make it into Roy Hodgson’s squad:
— Mr Geoff Peters (@mrgeoffpeters) April 3, 2016
Oh Harry, you monumental ballbag. We thought you had such a grasp of international football, too:
Stick to the car interviews on deadline day Harry. Please.