When it was announced today that Liverpool signed an official partnership with donut purveyor, Dunkin' Donuts, The Mirror predicted that the Internet would have a field day with the newfound marriage.
BREAKING: Liverpool announce official partnership with Dunkin Donuts. Jokewriters pass out in calorie-plagued excitement.— Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) January 16, 2014
And boy, were they right. Everyone with 140 characters, Photoshop, an apt for Google Image searches or a good Homer Simpson reference were out in full force.
Here, we give you the best of the best.
Liverpool announced a new partnership with Dunkin' Donuts, Suarez has already helped himself pic.twitter.com/Xl1ABuNfZ8— 138.com (@138dotcom) January 16, 2014
After Liverpool announce donut sponsor,ex-LFC medical chief @PeterBrukner tweets link to piece warning about sugar, heart disease & diabetes— Rob Harris (@RobHarris) January 16, 2014
Duncan Donuts is a great signing for #LFC. Awesome stats: 4.52 calories per gram apparently— Andrew Beasley (@BassTunedToRed) January 16, 2014
New signing for Liverpool. Duncan Donuts. Plays in the hole. #LFC— Wallace (@Wallace_LFC) January 16, 2014
GiveMeSport Football (@GMS_Football) January 16, 2014
Liverpool announce their latest signing. Jordan Henderson will be disappointed at having to give up his No.14 shirt. pic.twitter.com/QPR3Gzb8dD— Squawka Football (@Squawka) January 16, 2014
Liverpool have signed a new sponsorship deal with Dunkin' Donuts. The advertising possibilities are endless! pic.twitter.com/rp0uWr2KSt— TheSPORTBible (@TSBible) January 16, 2014
Would have made more sense for Man Utd to link up with Dunkin Donuts than Liverpool. After all, they're the team with the hole in the middle— Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) January 16, 2014
Well done, Twitter. Well done. And now, we're suddenly hungry.