The seemingly never ending debate has finally reached its conclusion. Donald Trump has become the new President of the United States of America, beating Hillary Clinton to the White House by a margin of 1,055,442 votes.
The election results have caused a riot on social media, with several popular sites such as Twitter and Facebook going into meltdown.
You’d think politics would not have much of an effect on the football community, but the outbursts on social media from some of the most popular names in the sport suggest otherwise. Here, we take a look at some of the best reactions to the confirmation that 70-year-old businessman Donald Trump has been elected as the President of the United States of America:
We live in extraordinary times.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) November 9, 2016
I knew Trump would win
— Philip Neville (@fizzer18) November 9, 2016
Introducing the new President of the United States, Donald Trump… pic.twitter.com/pjHbtNHzGB
— BlameFootball (@blameFootball) November 9, 2016
Can't believe what I'm seeing. This is so embarrassing #ElectionNight
— Jan Vertonghen (@JanVertonghen) November 9, 2016
Good night America.. Let's now work TOGETHER to create a country where hope, inclusion, kindness and love conquer fear.
— Robbie Rogers (@robbierogers) November 9, 2016
Wtf.. Let's put all the idiots around the world in power and see what happens. Next gen reality TV. #SadWorld
— Vincent Kompany (@VincentKompany) November 9, 2016
— Troll Football (@TrollFootball) November 9, 2016