Mad FIFA 16 realism, Liverpool star returns and Man United hero flops

This weekend’s installment of Super Sunday was always up against it after some rather incredible, dramatic and frankly ridiculous scenes during Saturday’s Premier League fixtures.

But the snoozier, laid-back sister to Saturday’s action, this week featuring Tottenham Hotspur vs Crystal Palace, Southampton vs Manchester United and Liverpool vs Norwich City, certainly had it’s moments – moments which inevitably sent social media into a habitual football frenzy.

Indeed, whether they were following Spurs’ 1-0 win over the Eagles, courtesy of an inaugural goal from Heung Min Son, watching Louis van Gaal outwit his his old nemesis Ronald Koeman via an Anthony Martial brace or witnessing Liverpool put in another underwhelming performance against rank and file opposition, there was plenty of material for avid Twitterites to turn into memes, vines and general bantz.

Being amongst the Twitter big dogs ourselves, Football Fancast have compressed today’s best social media moments into one gallery, jam-packed with humour and hilarity. So without further ado…

INCREDIBLE REALISM ON THE NEW FIFA

EA Games are going all out to make sure FIFA 16 is their most realistic edition yet

DANIEL STURRIDGE RETURNS


Daniel Sturridge was well prepared before his first Premier League appearance in six months against Norwich City today. Unfortunately, he failed to get on the scoresheet.

PUNS AND GOALS GALORE FOR SPURS’ LATEST SIGNING

The internet just couldn’t help itself after Heung Min Son grabbed his first goal for Tottenham Hotspur. Neither could we…

A NEW CHRIS SMALLING

Pundits heaped huge praise on Chris Smalling’s for his on-pitch transformation over the last few seasons. We’re more impressed with his change of barnet.

BOLASIE’S BARBER

Speaking of interesting haircuts… what the heck do you call this?

ANOTHER POOR DAY AT THE OFFICE FOR WAYNE ROONEY


Oh dear…

Oh dear, oh dear…

Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear…