Valencia Sign Philippe Senderos from Fulham, Tweet Pic of His Teammate

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterFebruary 1, 2014

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21:  Brede Hangeland of Fulham congratulates team mate Philippe Senderos after his winning goal bring victory in the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Wigan Athletic at Craven Cottage on April 21, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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Valencia signing Fulham defender Philippe Senderos was a deal that raised a few eyebrows on deadline day, but the club made a bit of a gaffe by tweeting a welcome picture of his teammate at Craven Cottage Brede Hangeland instead.

Of course, the tweet was swiftly deleted, but not before it had been captured for posterity. Who Ate All The Pies blog handily posted a copy:


A modified version of the tweet with Senderos now in it is still live:

Still, it might explain a few things if Valencia thought they had done the deal for Hangeland rather than Senderos.