Saints saucy blooper becomes hot retweet
Published 13:51 27/03/12 By MirrorFootball
As club programme competition prizes go it looked a little out of the ordinary at first glance - to say the least.
Southampton's home game against Doncaster on Saturday saw them pick up three points that cemented their status as favourites to lift the Championship crown.
But the Saints story that's hottest online right now relates to the bizarre full-page programme enquiry: "How would you like to enter Miss Southampton?" with the added come-on "Here's your big chance!".
The ad - promoting a local beauty contest and featuring a picture of a comely and utterly blameless young lady in a tiara - has sadly encouraged some rather lewd responses to what is clearly just an unfortunate turn of phrase.
Not big, not clever, and given that it looks like the programme is about five years old, not exactly breaking news... But it has been retweeted by Stephen Fry!
So here's our favourite response so far anyway:
How would you like to enter Miss Southampton?
"I'm a man so I'd want to enter MR Southampton...