"Travel advisory: Germans in Canada should exercise a high degree of empathy," tweeted the German Foreign Office 14 hours ago.
"Be nice, don't gloat, give hugs, buy rounds of hot chocolate. Just imagine how you would feel if Canada beat us in soccer!"
Travel advisory: Germans in Canada should exercise a high degree of empathy. Be nice, don't gloat, give hugs, buy rounds of hot chocolate.
Just imagine how you would feel if Canada beat us in soccer#CANGER@TeamD@CanadaFP@GermanyInCanada@KanadaBotschaftpic.twitter.com/0HlHoxMA7E- GermanForeignOffice (@GermanyDiplo) February 23, 2018
Canada had a cheeky response ready
The exchange left many grinning:
This is so funny. Where can I go to get my hot chocolate now? :) Congratulations for this beautiful victory #Germany- Marc Nadeau (@marc__nadeau) February 23, 2018
That is the most gloriously passive-aggressive tweet I have ever seen.- Paula Weston (@paulacweston) February 23, 2018
Haha amazing. As a Canadian I loved this! Will be cheering for Germany in the gold metal game! visited Germany 2 years ago and loved it!- Leah H (@hubs_h) February 23, 2018
(With Inputs From AFP)
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