Actor Johnny Lee Miller wrote: “Are you f***ing kidding me.”
Comedian Alex Brooker added: “Hahahahaha this is brilliant.“
Just like people were clamouring for Foden to play after he was an unused substitute against the USA, will fans now call for the cat to get a run out?
Foden did start in England’s 3-0 win over Wales, after Gareth Southgate said he had a “big part” to play in the World Cup.
"We love Phil, he is a super player,” he said at the time.
"He was into the first game, we decided not to put him into the second. But he is going to play an important part in this tournament for us, there is no question about that.
"We haven't got any issue with Phil. In September he started both games for us and we put him into the game versus Iran. We decided to stick with that team and we felt the changes required something a little different for the USA.”
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