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Is it a bird? It is a plane? No, it's boiler man! Doesn't exactly inspire confidence, does it?
But West Bromwich Albion's new mascot, a literal boiler with legs, doesn't seem to care what you think judging by the dance routines he dropped during West Brom's 2-1 loss to Bolton.
The Baggies may have lost in their first match back in the Championship, but Boiler Man won everyone's hearts. Kind of. Or won endless, mocking laughter anyway.
West Brom’s new mascot is a combi boiler... 😳 https://t.co/pMDggOXNW4 — Football Mumble (@Football Mumble)
By the way, no, Boiler Man is not - despite logic, reason and justice screaming otherwise - a joke.
West Brom's new sponsor is Ideal Boilers, hence the sudden need for some poor soul dressing up as a household appliance.
@football_mumble https://t.co/8ygftr9tv3 — Mikey Gregory 🇪🇸 (@Mikey Gregory 🇪🇸)
I've just discovered West Brom's new mascot is a BOILER and it genuinely made me cry with laughter. https://t.co/xB2OpBhdS1 — Steve Bloomer’s Washing (@Steve Bloomer’s Washing)
West Brom’s mascot is a boiler 😭 Boiler Man must be the worst mascot in the history of mascots. https://t.co/odZJ3bXf0L — Jade (@Jade)
Welcome to the championship...
Losing Bolton at home, and finding out that our mascot is a boiler.... 😄😄 #wba https://t.co/LzJH2ig3ob — Jack Mitchell (@Jack Mitchell)
To be fair to the boiler, he's now having a kick around with the mascots and letting the kids nutmeg him. I don't k… https://t.co/UOmVKnkNMA — Matt Wilson (@Matt Wilson)
Show me a better mascot than West Brom's Boiler Man and I'll show you a liar. https://t.co/liNGzcJjGb — Ben Coles (@Ben Coles)
The West Brom boiler mascot https://t.co/UOj6btlgB6 — Major Charles Sugar (@Major Charles Sugar)
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