Andros Townsend is currently trending on Twitter in the United Kingdom after the Tottenham Hotspur winger was called into Roy Hodgson’s latest England squad.
The 23-year-old has been distinctly average for Spurs this season, so the fact that he has snook into Hodgson’s 24-man party has not gone down very well with many Three Lions fans.
Manchester United fans seem pretty annoyed too…
I really do wonder what Smalling and Townsend have shown domestically for them to warrant a place. Townsend was hooked early at ot
— Lee (@lee_wilson1) March 19, 2015
How have Townsend and Barkley got in the England squad?
— . (@Sheron_KM) March 19, 2015
@OldTraffordReds Townsend picked over Ashley young , seriously ??? That's just laughable !
— Sadikshya Bhandari (@Sadikshya_MUFC) March 19, 2015
So Andros Townsend makes the England. Right… the guy was dragged off in the first half of our game vs Tottenham. Laughable.
— Serge Adam (@SergeMUFC) March 19, 2015
Roy never fails to disappoint —-> Townsend
— Ben Dinnery (@BenDinnery) March 19, 2015
I'm happy with most of the squad. Pissed off that Townsend got picked
— JD (@HugoIIoris) March 19, 2015
I'd love to know what Ashley Young is thinking when seeing Townsend's name in that England squad.
— Jonas Giæver (@CheGiaevara) March 19, 2015
The last time Andros Townsend played a match he was taken off after 30 mins because he was actively hurting his team. Call him up then, Roy.
— Alex Shaw (@AlexShawESPN) March 19, 2015
come on Roy, 'fess up, what dirt do Kyle Walker and Andros Townsend have on you?? Is it ladyboys Roy? It's ladyboys isn't it? #England
— Dave Gregory (@davegregory42) March 19, 2015
What has Townsend done this year to be in the English squad? No1 is has even mentioned Zaha, even Young deserves a shout on form.
— Jamie Senghore (@jamie_skeng) March 19, 2015
Carrick, Smalling, Jones, Walker, Milner, Townsend…. Really! #HodgsonOut
— Glen de la Cour (@L1minus10) March 19, 2015
One from the weekend…
TOWNSEND AAHAHAAHA DONKEY
— Opelucid (@ConnorBerwick) March 15, 2015