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Manchester City host #AskJesus (Navas) Twitter chat, hilarious comments ensue

Jul 28, 2014, 8:44 AM EST

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On Monday morning Manchester City decided to host a seemingly innocuous Twitter chat with Spanish winger Jesus Navas.

Perhaps they shouldn’t have used the hashtag #AskJesus. Here at PST, we are certainly glad they did.

Instead of questions pouring in about Navas’ speedy wingplay and what he wants to achieve this season with the reigning Premier League champions, the 28-year-old was inundated with Tweets of a biblical nature.

Here are a few examples of Tweets sent into the City winger.

 “How did you turn Water into Wine?”

“What is it like to be the son of God?”

“With book sales gently declining over the past decade, is there any chance of a New New Testament?”

The list of hilarious responses continued, click here for the full timeline, as fans really got into the spirit of #AskJesus in a way Man City’s media staff may not have expected.

Navas was a key figure in City’s 5-1 demolition of AC Milan in Pittsburgh on Sunday, scoring once and ripping Milan’s defense apart with ease, and the Spaniard is set to play a key part in their PL title defense this season.

Will we see more #AskJesus Twitter chats this season? If we get questions like this one below coming in, regarding City star Yaya Toure not getting a Birthday Cake, I certainly hope so.

  1. medic0nduty - Jul 28, 2014 at 2:15 PM

    Some other gems from that:

    “Do you return form injury after 3 days?”

    “I read somewhere that your dad caused a flood that almost killed Russell Crowe. Do you feel bad about that?”

    “Do you prefer Easter or Christmas?”

    “Will you accept Judas’ friend request on Facebook?”

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