After completing his €120m move to Barcelona last week, Antoine Griezmann tweeted a top quality meme.
The French striker compared himself and team-mate Samuel Umtiti to ‘Stranger Things’ characters Lucas and Dustin.
— Antoine Griezmann (@AntoGriezmann) July 16, 2019
Hilarious right? And surprisingly spot on! But a newspaper from Bangladesh took things a bit too seriously.
They actually claimed that Griezmann and Umtiti were friends since childhood, and that this photo was legitimate.
A Bengali newspaper used photos of Dustin and Lucas from Stranger Things as pictures of footballers Samuel Umtiti and Antoine Griezmann being friends since childhood. 😁 pic.twitter.com/dSJriXUse7
— Societybot (@devarsighosh) July 18, 2019
Lesson learned: always check your sources. But we absolutely wish this was true.