Emmanuel Dennis is the most popular person globally right now and the reason is not far-fetched.
Already, the name ‘Emmanuel Dennis‘ divides opinion in Nigeria following his famous decision to stay and help Watford fight relegation over playing for the Super Eagles.
As one of the most inform players in the Premier League, he was meant to be Nigeria’s top man at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
With Victor Osimhen just recovering from injury and Paul Onuachu out injured, Emmanuel Dennis was meant to be ‘The Man’ for Nigeria but he never made the trip.
After the back and forth between the NFF and Watford, it was later revealed that Emmanuel Dennis opted to stay in England.
This angered Nigerians and many faulted him while others blamed his club Watford and even wished relegation upon them.
The incident narrated made him trended in Nigeria Twitter but not world Twitter until he the incident that happened today.
With Watford’s trip to lowly Norwich, Emmanuel Dennis was the captain of many Football Fantasy Manager but this decision ended in premium tears.
Dennis picked up a yellow and eventually a red card that is (he scored 2 (-3 for red card) -1 for everyone who has him in their team, -2 for those who captained him and -3 for those who triple captained him.
He is currently trending and he is doing so for the wrong reasons. Nigerian football fans and Fantasy Football Managers globally are roasting him.
Over 1.2m managers captained him while over 11k managers tripled captained him.
Here are some of the tweets:
Watford eventually lost the game 3-0 to Norwich City.