Crystal Palace Fans Throw Coins at Wayne Rooney, Twitter Responds

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVFebruary 22, 2014

Typically when coins or other projectiles are launched toward opposing players on the pitch, those "fans" are chastised for their ill-behaviour. 

But when coins are thrown at Wayne Rooney the day after he signed a contract that will pay him £300,000 per week (!), the player and the cash-throwing fans instead become the bum of jokes.

This is fantastic by @Fino76 pic.twitter.com/NBZvisf5E4

— Back Page Football (@bpfootball) February 22, 2014

 

Note to Crystal Palace 'fans' apparently throwing coins at Wayne Rooney: He's on £300k a week, he doesn't need your pocket change!

— Betfair Sportsbook (@Betfair) February 22, 2014

 

The irony of throwing money at Rooney probably lost on those very excitable Palace fans by the corner

— Sam Wallace (@SamWallaceIndy) February 22, 2014

 

You know it was a terrible half when the main item of discussion at halftime was the Crystal Palace fans yelling abuses at Wayne Rooney

— Ryan Bailey (@bailey_ry) February 22, 2014

 

Due to the Crystal Palace fans throwing coins at him, Wayne Rooney has now made £300,002.76p this week.

— Ben Evans (@TheBen93) February 22, 2014

 

 

Man United paying out Wayne Rooney's massive new wages by throwing them at him in coins when he takes corner kicks... pic.twitter.com/ie0XSD55hM

— dirtytackle (@BrooksDT) February 22, 2014

 

Wayne Rooney will earn £300,008 this week thanks to generous contributions from Crystal Palace fans in the corner of the ground.

— Joe Kerr Hyndman (@JoeeeyHyndmannn) February 22, 2014

 

Welcome to Crystal Palace Wayne Rooney #CPFC #MUFC pic.twitter.com/8ifJ01PcFm

— ESPN.co.uk (@ESPNUK) February 22, 2014

 

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