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Arsene Wenger Prime Minister, McCarthy throws shade, and Cantona’s greatest interview – Tweets of the Week

The funniest and best football-related tweets, featuring Arsene Wenger’s new job, Mick McCarthy finding new ways to have a pop at Ipswich Town, Eric Cantona taking no nonsense from journalists, and more.

When the Tories are playing against Labour on Super Sunday:

People are already speculating on who replace Theresa May as Prime Minister, but there is only one candidate surely.

Mick McCarthy had sympathy for another person who lost their high profile job during the week, while having a dig at his own former employers.

Leroy Sané’s former club really don’t want him joining a certain rival team.

Sticking with German football, this might be the most Oliver Khan story I’ve ever heard:

The only El Classico I want to watch:

Learning about different types of music for the first time through football video games:

In case you missed it, there will be a college team in European football next season.

Although they are not the first: University College Dublin have qualified for the Uefa Europa League twice in the past.

Which is nicer: the goal or the view?

Eric Cantona turned 53 this week, but this moment is arguably greater than anything he ever did on a football pitch.

Read: Eric Cantona and how he made us feel

A fine player he might have been, but the Man United man was no match for this League of Ireland hero:

Speaking of Dundalk, some ingenious marketing popped up in Cork:

Podcast: An interview with Chris Waddle