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Twitter reaction to Villas-Boas sacking from players and the “wrong” AVB

Dec 16, 2013, 8:55 AM EDT

Twitter’s a-buzz after the sacking of Andre Villas-Boas as manager of Tottenham Hotspur. Gary Neville’s ticked off, Gary Lineker’s propping up an interim manager and Benoit Assou-Ekotto remains tickled.

All that coming up but first: a lighter note. A theater-loving Twitter user with the unfortunate handle of @AVB grew a little sick of being targeted by Spurs fans and decided to respond in her own special way.

The rest of the web wasn’t nearly as positive as her “Annie” comments, as AVB’s sacking was met with vitriol and other forms of emotion. See Benoit Assou-Ekotto:

If there was any doubt as to what he was referring to, Assou-Ekotto posted this after Sunday’s 5-0 loss to Liverpool (He’s on loan at QPR):

Reaction from a North London rival was swift.

And, of course, a thought from PST’s own Kyle Bonn:

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