Host nation Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5-0 in Moscow on Thursday in the first game of the 2018 World Cup.
President Putin oversaw an emphatic win for his country as they brushed aside the light challenge of their opposition, scoring some good goals in the process.
These were the best jokes from Russia 5-0 Saudi Arabia, as the two sides kick-off Group A and the competition this summer:
— Tyler Bauer (@T_Bauer97) June 14, 2018
— Simon Price (@simon_price01) June 14, 2018
— North American Football Culture (@AmericanCasual1) June 14, 2018
Two poor corners from Al-Faraj. Or "Nige", as he's known in the Saudi dressing room.#RUSKSA
— FFScout Neale (@SkontoRigga) June 14, 2018
— JMC2400 (@_joshuamcintyre) June 14, 2018
saudi arabia players during half time pic.twitter.com/U3XuOkaAl8
— Verified (@njiiru) June 14, 2018
— Alan Munro (@munroa) June 14, 2018
— Historical Sport (@HistorySport_) June 14, 2018
Saudi Arabia will surely beheading out of the World Cup soon
— Harry (@wroetoshaw) June 14, 2018
Big result for Russia.. they'll not be a spy poisoned in the parish tonight #RUSKSA
— Greg Hughes (@GregHughes2) June 14, 2018
They'll be dancing on the last remaining street in Yemen tonight. #RUSKSA
— Coupe de Mooms (@Danny_McMoomins) June 14, 2018
— Harry Gelder (@ImHarryGelder) June 14, 2018
— Shahak Shapira (@ShahakShapira) June 14, 2018
There’ll be dancing in the gulags tonight!
— Ciaran Bradley (@ciaranbrad) June 14, 2018
Any other time Russia winning 5-0 would be suspicious but Saudi Arabia really are dogshit.
— Rhys James (@rhysjamesy) June 14, 2018
Saudi Arabia is the worst team in the World Cup since Saudi Arabia in 2002.
— Footy Humour (@FootyHumour) June 14, 2018
Saudi Arabia should just pack their bags and go home and enjoy oil money. #WorldCup
— Trapa Fasa (@trapafasa) June 14, 2018
— Pub Pundits (@PubPundits) June 14, 2018
And we didn’t think Russia could teach Saudi Arabia anything about execution….. #Worldcup2018Russia
— Paul Bernal (@PaulbernalUK) June 14, 2018
A Saudi Arabian grandparent and 15+ keepy ups and you walk on to that team #WorldCup
— Carl Frampton MBE (@RealCFrampton) June 14, 2018
Golovin is the strongest left wing in Russia since Stalin
— hash (@hashim0307) June 14, 2018
'And why she has chosen Eyal, when Alex seems like a much nicer guy?'
'F*ck knows' pic.twitter.com/8emieOzgfD
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) June 14, 2018