Alan Shearer has been an instant hit on Twitter since he joined it the other month, which may have surprised many people – especially those who criticise his performances on Match of the Day.
Since his arrival on the popular social network he has continued to amuse his followers with witty Tweets and funny replies – but yesterday he replied to a current Premier League star in a way that will fill many Newcastle fans with hope…
— Charlie Austin (@chazaustin10) June 8, 2015
Charlie Austin took to Twitter to praise Shearer’s incredible goal-scoring record, which looks like it will be around for a long time yet.
Here was Shearer’s response to the tweet by the QPR striker…
Why don't you come up here and try?! #9 https://t.co/xcQTYE1E83
— Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) June 8, 2015
Charlie Austin had an amazing season for the London club, scoring an impressive total of 18 goals, but it was not enough to keep them from finishing bottom of the table and it is certain he will move to another club this summer.
We are sure many Newcastle fans would love to have a player like Charlie Austin join during the transfer window. Hopefully Shearer’s unrealistic challenge might be enough to persuade him…