What better way to make fun of elaborate videos than with an elaborate video?
The hot new trend of football clubs’ social media teams getting super high and then making a video to announce new signings reached a baffling new level with Chelsea’s video for Antonio Rüdiger. So instead of trying to top it, Southampton decided to make fun of the practice.
Behold: The Saints’ video announcing reserve goalkeeper Stuart Taylor’s new one-year deal…
— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) July 13, 2017
That’s just wonderful, isn’t it? But it is a bit rich coming from a club that unveiled their new kit with a two-part animated film.