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Non-League community fight-back as Chris Sutton causes Twitter chaos after Radio comment backfires!

Last night during BBC Radio 5 Live’s commentary of Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City’s Barclay’s Premier League fixture at Wembley Stadium, former top flight striker Chris Sutton compared the surface at the National Stadium to a “non-league” surface.

This is what Wembley pitch looked like last night:

Below is the reason why, just 24 hours before the game, the Eagles and Jaguars played each other in the NFL – a decision which is widely criticised.

Following on from Sutton’s comments on the radio, and the subsequent comment on the BBC feed of the Premier League tie, the Non-League Paper responded:

This has sparked over 500 Retweets, 1350 “likes” and numerous replies from clubs demonstrating how “bootiful” their pitches look.

Sutton did comment back to the Non-League Paper:

…and the paper had the last say:

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