As Leicester are crowned champions following Chelsea’s comeback from two goals down against Spurs, here is a selection of the best jokes about the Foxes’ remarkable success.
All around the world, people will be waking up this morning and asking themselves whether it was all just a crazy dream.
But it’s true: Claudio Ranieri’s men have won the Premier League title, and with two games to spare, having started the season at odds of 5000-1 to do so.
Words well and truly fail to do the achievement justice, unless perhaps they’re in joke form, so have a look through this round-up of the best ones as Leicester are crowned champions:
Tonight in Leicester https://t.co/JAGKPhXR0q
— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) May 2, 2016
Leicester fans walking into work this morning: pic.twitter.com/MO1EegtUnO
— Coral (@Coral) May 3, 2016
Today’s show @BBCRadio2 in four words:
Leicester. Leicester. Leicester. Leicester.
— Jeremy Vine (@theJeremyVine) May 3, 2016
— Martyn Ziegler (@martynziegler) May 3, 2016
Leicester are the first club to win a league title with that terrible football league website template.
— Tosser Ticket Tout (@Terry_Nutkin) May 3, 2016
— Brian Phillips (@brianphillips) May 3, 2016
— Copa90 (@Copa90) May 3, 2016
Text from Leicester: "First we find a king in a car park, now this! On. A. Roll." Gotta hand it to them.
— Elizabeth Windsor (@Queen_UK) May 3, 2016
Asian parents in Leicester this morning still saying to their kids "forget football, you're still going to med school."
— Nihal Arthanayake (@TherealNihal) May 3, 2016
Every time you celebrate Leicester's victory, the odds of another Kasabian album get more likely. Please take that into consideration.
— Jim Waterson (@jimwaterson) May 3, 2016
Anybody know what time the 'Why Leicester winning is a bad thing' think-pieces are due? Or when we'll be told what it means for Brexit?
— The Media Blog (@TheMediaTweets) May 3, 2016
Dad, how did Leicester win the league?"
"Well son, it all started with an ostrich." pic.twitter.com/sTrdiOBHAA
— BreatheSport (@BreatheSport) May 3, 2016
An unfancied underdog team
Outfoxed all the cream of the cream
The best of the best're
Who dreamed an implausible dream
— Mick Twister (@twitmericks) May 3, 2016