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'Brexit nemesis' gloats at England loss in EU tweet

'Brexit nemesis' gloats at England loss in EU tweet
Thursday 12
9:24 2018

A top Brussels official has been branded "graceless" and a "wazzock" after he appeared to claim that Croatia's World Cup semi-final win over England was a victory for the EU. Within two minutes of the full-time whistle blowing on Wednesday night, European Commission secretary general Martin Selmayr posted a series of football emojis and EU flags on Twitter. The post infuriated crushed England fans, who had just seen their hopes of World Cup glory evaporate, with Mr Selmayr subject to a fierce backlash. Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron responded: "Graceless. I'm pro EU, but sometimes you wazzocks make it ...

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Summary: A top Brussels official has been branded "graceless" and a "wazzock" after he appeared to claim that Croatia's World Cup semi-final win over England was a victory for the EU.

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