10/09/2014 11:11 BST | Updated 10/09/2014 11:59 BST

John Prescott Suggests England And Scotland Merge As A Football Team: Twitter Reacts

John Prescott's suggestion that England and Scotland merge to "beat the Germans" went down as calamitously as the Wembley crossbar.

"Here's a revolutionary thought for you, perhaps if England and Scotland together had one team we could at last beat the Germans," he said.

But the people don't want revolution...