A Tottenham fan picked the wrong moment to mess with Southampton in a hilarious Twitter exchange this morning.
The Saints were, ahem, celebrating 20 years to the day since the infamous Ali Dia made his only appearance for the club in one of the most farcical transfer stories of all time.
Southampton were embarrassed in 1996 when they signed the unknown striker on the recommendation of someone posing as George Weah, but their little video tribute shows they at least see the funny side of it now.
A Spurs fan then walked right into an easy trolling by suggesting it was a slow news day at the St Mary’s Stadium, only for them to hit back with this superb reply:
— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) November 23, 2016
Tottenham are heading for the Europa League after being knocked out of their Champions League group last night with a disappointing defeat to AS Monaco.
Who knows – the two sides could yet meet each other later on in this season’s competition.