Ireland And Liverpool Legend Ronnie Whelan Gets In Muddle Over Sponsored Bulmers Tweet

Alan Duffy

7th, October 2015

A top-class midfielder in his time, ex-Republic of Ireland and Liverpool legend Ronnie Whelan is not quite at home with social media as he was with a ball at his feet.

Currently doing some promo work with Bulmers Cider along with his regular punditry for RTE, the 54-year-old Dubliner made a bit of a hash of a sponsored Tweet, forgetting to delete the instructions from Bulmers marketing goons before firing out the Tweet in question…

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Hardly the social media faux-pas of the year but it’s the international break so we’re taking all we can get.

And so there’s no hard feelings with Ronnie, here’s a clip of his famous goal for Ireland against the USSR in EURO 1988. Ah the memories…

(Video: Chimpanzeethat)

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