Twitter Pays Tribute To The Boleyn Ground’s Final Day

By : Marley Anderson |


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In case you’d missed the news, tonight is the last ever night that West Ham United will play at the Boleyn Ground.

The Hammers have played at the iconic stadium for 112 years, and they’ll finish their tenure there as they host Manchester United tonight.

Twitter is usually a hate filled place when it comes to football, but the social platform has been a place for users to share their memories of the stadium, using the hashtag #FarewellBoleyn.

Here’s the best of the lot:

Some remembered the history of the famous old ground:

Obviously, some couldn’t resist taking the piss:

But others paid a more sincere respect:

And who can forgetΒ thatΒ goal:

But Mark Noble, West Ham’s local hero and Captain, summed it up best:

Farewell, Boleyn Ground!