The Daily Mail reported last night that Mike Ashley will now take Rafa Benitez and the entire Newcastle squad out for dinner in a bid to ‘build relationships’ following our struggling start to the season – and fan’s response to the news has ended up going viral.
We saw NUFC fans get ‘#ColosParty’ and ‘#YedlinsTeaParty’ trending on Twitter after the players had get togethers in recent years, however the hashtag ‘#AshleyDinnerDate’ has now emerged after news of the NUFC owners plans to take Benitez and the squad out for food this week.
Here are some of the best ones posted by Newcastle fans on Twitter:
“#AshleyDinnerDate – Charnley is staring at a bottle of Orange for 2 hours cos it says concentrate on the bottle”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Ashley gives Rafa a fork to eat his soup”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Joe Kinnear has turned up asking for a Yohan Kebab”
#AshleyDinnerDate – The Chronicle have published “Five things we learnt about”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Dennis wise turns up and the waiter pulls up a high chair so he can see the rest of the table”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Achraf Lazaar has arrived, all blinged out. Spends the night alone in the corner taking selfies for Instagram. Those present forget he’s even there.”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Jesus Gamez has decided to show his face. He’s got a quick picture, he’s posted it on social media (along with a nice motivational message) and has immediately left without eating a thing”
#AshleyDinnerDate – Dwight Gayle has arrived – but Ashley won’t let him in unless Rondon leaves.”
Ashley gives Rafa a fork to eat his soup #AshleyDinnerDate
— Skel (@alexskel) September 30, 2018