Twitter has officially apologized to Manchester United’s defender Phil jones
On Wednesday, Twitter issued an apology to Phil Jones after the platform’s official UK account mocked
Manchester United’s defender.
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The joke tweet, that read ‘Name a better footballer than Phil Jones’, prompted hundreds of users to start relentlessly mocking the Englishman.
The Red Devils then complained to the social network about the abuse the 28-year-old was receiving and the tweet was subsequently deleted.
Twitter spokesperson said: “We aimed to showcase our new product feature, which allows you to select who
can reply to a tweet. Twitter has officially apologized It was not our intention to cause upset and once we realized our
mistake, we immediately deleted the tweet.”