Football has been struck by a new epidemic…
The ‘selfie-stick’ craze has reached football, and it’s not been going down all that well on social media. The term essentially refers to having a camera on the end of a stick, allowing you to easily take pictures of yourself.
Check out a few examples below – at Manchester United and Chelsea:
— Daniel Taylor (@DTguardian) September 14, 2014
As the Metro puts it, if you were planning on taking one of these sticks to your team’s next match, then you may want to check out these tweets and think again:
Oh and selfie sticks at the football…Surely they’re classed as weapons? The people using them that is!
— Ant B (@Ant_Ay_It) September 14, 2014
If it was down to me ‘selfie sticks’ and iPads inside a football stadium would incur a lifetime football banning order
— Terrace Life (@TerraceLife_) September 13, 2014
Those selfie sticks are the absolute death of football.
— John Bender (@danesayer) September 14, 2014
@DTguardian Whatever happened to “Excuse me mate, mind taking a quick photo?”
— Matt Coleman (@_MattColeman) September 14, 2014
@DTguardian first saw this at the charity shield last summer & almost vomited
— Stel (@Che_Stel) September 14, 2014
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