Ghana’s Jordan Ayew became an instant twitter phenomenon on Wednesday night after he clashed with David Beckham during a match between Olympique Marseille and Paris St Germain
Twitter-sphere went off the hook as an angry Ayew confronted renowned footballer, Beckham, who was making his first start after moving to PSG in January.
An angry Ayew aggressively confronted Beckham and seemed ready to square up with his more famous opponent, with the English star slipping and falling in the melee.
An altercation was only avoided after Ayew's teammates held him back.
The eight-second affair has since been trending on twitter.
In the excitement, a twitter trend, #JordanAyewFacts has been set and is trending across much of the world.
The tweets range from excitement to bewilderment, with most tweeters accusing the Ghanaian of not respecting elders.
Beckham is on a one season charitable stint at the Parisian club. The English football star has pledged to give whatever money he makes at his new club to charity.
To watch the action on Youtube:
Few tweets (in French):
Jordan Ayew a pensé que la coupe de France etait un concours de coupe de cheveux. D'où son agression sur Beckham #JordanAyewFacts— #31# Rayene (@RayeneOfficiel) 28 février 2013
Jordan est allé sur la page Wikipédia du Mexique quand son coach lui a demander de travailler son coup du sombrero. #JordanAyewFacts— Mojojojo (@tupepas) 28 février 2013
#JordanAyewFacts quand tu dis à Jordan Ayew qu'il a pris un carton, il croit qui est en plein déménagement.— Maître Pangloss (@LeoHenquinet) 28 février 2013