Manchester United veteran Rio Ferdinand had South Africans fuming last night after he sent out a tweet saying that himself and a Zulu friend ‘hunted and killed a Lion and a Wilder beast’.
The Manchester United team went on safari in SA yesterday when Ferdinand sent out the following…
I’m assuming he was just joking, but needless to say South Africans didn’t think it was that amusing and plenty of Twitter users let him know how they felt, a la Matt McDonald there.
He was joking right? Right? Coz surely he can’t be that stupid. Can he? Ya..must be a joke.
Here’s some more of the general feeling towards his claim.
Word of advice Rio…jokes about killing lions don’t go down too well in SA.
See..you could have endeared yourself to the entire nation and instead tweeted that you and a Zulu friend went out and f**ked up some rhino poachers. But no..you had to now go and say some dumb sh*t bout killing a lion.