Peter Crouch responds to fan who promised to get tattoo if Stoke beat Chelsea

Twitter is a dangerous thing. You have to be very careful what you say because you never know who’s watching. One football fan has found this out the hard way.

Peter Crouch responds to fan who promised to get tattoo if Stoke beat Chelsea

Last night, Chelsea travelled to the Brittania Stadium to face Stoke in the Capital One Cup. Along with all the customary “Can they do it on a cold, wet night in Stoke” tweets, one Twitter user, by the handle of @Smiggy, went for something a bit more original.

And Chelsea lost. There’s no doubt his friends have now put pressure on @Smiggy to actually get the tattoo but he probably felt he could get away with not getting Crouch’s face tattooed on his arse. That was until. . .

Caught rotten. He may find it very difficult to get away with it now. Pressure from your friends is one thing but pressure from an extremely famous footballer? That’s a whole different ball game.

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