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Reading FC Tweets Of The Week: #DimHalDimHwyl And Qualification Celebrations

The international fortnight may have been boring for us fans, but it hasn't been for The Royals' international players.

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Hands up if you love a good international fortnight! … What? Nobody? No, me neither. They're boring (mostly because England are tedious) and run the risk of taking away that all important m-word from the squad: momentum.

Oh, and there's that weird thing where Wales supporters adore Hal Robson-Kanu, whereas Reading fans… well, don't. It's uncomfortable and strange and we don't like that here on Tweets of the Wee—oh! Who am I kidding. We love weird.

Speaking of weird, let's delve into the best tweets from the past week, shall we?

Weird.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="und" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DimHalDimHwyl?src=hash">#DimHalDimHwyl</a> <a href="http://t.co/MHl3oezxDx">pic.twitter.com/MHl3oezxDx</a></p>&mdash; Joe Ledley&#39;s Beard (@JoeLedleysBeard) <a href="https://twitter.com/JoeLedleysBeard/status/652145534958895104">October 8, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Fantastic achievement by Northern Ireland and Oliver Norwood.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Congratulations to Oliver Norwood and Northern Ireland. Remarkable achievement. The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a> man will be in France next summer.</p>&mdash; Charles Watts (@charles_watts) <a href="https://twitter.com/charles_watts/status/652220368460099584">October 8, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Congrats to Northern Ireland on qualifying for the Euros! Great achievement &amp; special mention to my man Ollie Norwood... <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NewEra?src=hash">#NewEra</a></p>&mdash; Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) <a href="https://twitter.com/rioferdy5/status/652225828537933824">October 8, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">HISTORY-MAKER: Reading man Oliver Norwood made history with <a href="https://twitter.com/OfficialIrishFA">@OfficialIrishFA</a> this evening... <a href="http://t.co/imMZbyXW0q">http://t.co/imMZbyXW0q</a> <a href="http://t.co/yqCUUsJVeF">pic.twitter.com/yqCUUsJVeF</a></p>&mdash; Reading FC (@ReadingFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC/status/652230289385762816">October 8, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Alex Fernandez kept us in the loop.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Today we are playing against West Ham! ⚽️⚽️ With <a href="https://twitter.com/JordanObita">@JordanObita</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/LucasPiazon">@LucasPiazon</a>  <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Royals?src=hash">#Royals</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC">@ReadingFC</a> <a href="http://t.co/mkpllLUodE">pic.twitter.com/mkpllLUodE</a></p>&mdash; Alex Fernandez (@AlexFdez8) <a href="https://twitter.com/AlexFdez8/status/652412703735173120">October 9, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Okay, what?

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Can&#39;t wait to see <a href="https://twitter.com/RobsonKanu">@RobsonKanu</a> rocking this Pirlo-style in France next year.&#10;&#10;<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DimHalDimHwyl?src=hash">#DimHalDimHwyl</a> <a href="http://t.co/nKJEg7hRrO">pic.twitter.com/nKJEg7hRrO</a></p>&mdash; Joe Ledley&#39;s Beard (@JoeLedleysBeard) <a href="https://twitter.com/JoeLedleysBeard/status/652453361636216832">October 9, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I think <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DimHalDimHwyl?src=hash">#DimHalDimHwyl</a> is my favourite hashtag of all time </p>&mdash; Elen Williams (@elen_williamss) <a href="https://twitter.com/elen_williamss/status/652775887482580993">October 10, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Having a bit of this... <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DimHalDimHwyl?src=hash">#DimHalDimHwyl</a> <a href="http://t.co/V8TTWDPD3I">pic.twitter.com/V8TTWDPD3I</a></p>&mdash; Richard Purton (@RichWXM) <a href="https://twitter.com/RichWXM/status/652795466325823488">October 10, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">We&#39;re only about 9 hours away from Hal Robson-Kanu&#39;s glorious injury time winner to seal qualification <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DimHalDimHwyl?src=hash">#DimHalDimHwyl</a></p>&mdash; Ceri Davies (@Ceri_D94) <a href="https://twitter.com/Ceri_D94/status/652801270491824128">October 10, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Very odd.

Anyway, Wales did it.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">REACTION | <a href="https://twitter.com/Chrisgunter16">@Chrisgunter16</a> gives his thoughts on <a href="https://twitter.com/FAWales">@FAWales</a> qualifying, Neil Taylor has his say too.. <a href="https://t.co/Ge0Oy3LZ9E">https://t.co/Ge0Oy3LZ9E</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TogetherStronger?src=hash">#TogetherStronger</a></p>&mdash; Vauxhall Wales (@VauxhallWales) <a href="https://twitter.com/VauxhallWales/status/653270453352570884">October 11, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">RT if you are going to France next summer! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/EURO2016?src=hash">#EURO2016</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TogetherStronger?src=hash">#TogetherStronger</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/FAWales">@FAWales</a></p>&mdash; Hal Robson-Kanu (@RobsonKanu) <a href="https://twitter.com/RobsonKanu/status/652969662536372225">October 10, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Long scored a goal for Ireland and this fella went a tad OTT.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">This man is better than Lewandowski, not too much else to say <a href="http://t.co/q7lWLCoTPR">pic.twitter.com/q7lWLCoTPR</a></p>&mdash; Chaz (@mccIeary) <a href="https://twitter.com/mccIeary/status/653291243405996032">October 11, 2015</a></blockquote>

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We want to know the other 22.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/gmccleary12">@gmccleary12</a> i can always translate for You, my 23rd favourite jamaican.;)</p>&mdash; Kaspars Gorkss (@EsUnPiens) <a href="https://twitter.com/EsUnPiens/status/653523016450764801">October 12, 2015</a></blockquote>
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This guy needs to calm down.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">When somebody says Tshibola can&#39;t cut it in a two man pivot with Oliver Norwood. <a href="http://t.co/Wynp6iqMq9">pic.twitter.com/Wynp6iqMq9</a></p>&mdash; Ronan Wright (@MiightyWriighty) <a href="https://twitter.com/MiightyWriighty/status/653649522632040448">October 12, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Wales' celebrations continued.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Cannot wait for tonight.Sure it&#39;s going to be a fantastic and emotional evening.But we all deserve it. Us, and you. <a href="http://t.co/WM1yF90jRR">pic.twitter.com/WM1yF90jRR</a></p>&mdash; Chris Gunter (@Chrisgunter16) <a href="https://twitter.com/Chrisgunter16/status/653844583768588288">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Richard Stearman took over Fulham's Twitter and then this happened.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-conversation="none" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/FulhamFC">@FulhamFC</a> Who&#39;s the best Fulham player you&#39;ve come up against in the past? <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FFCtakeover?src=hash">#FFCtakeover</a></p>&mdash; Geoff Pruce (@gpruce) <a href="https://twitter.com/gpruce/status/653887360392921089">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I remember Pogrebnyak scoring a hat-trick against us, but that was because of Danny Murphy piercing us open so often <a href="https://t.co/fBEGnLMtOs">https://t.co/fBEGnLMtOs</a></p>&mdash; Fulham Football Club (@FulhamFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/FulhamFC/status/653898044698722304">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Party!

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">PHOTO: The qualification party continues for Wales duo <a href="https://twitter.com/Chrisgunter16">@Chrisgunter16</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/RobsonKanu">@RobsonKanu</a> as they face Andorra tonight. <a href="http://t.co/Gg1lcxmT6e">pic.twitter.com/Gg1lcxmT6e</a></p>&mdash; Reading FC (@ReadingFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC/status/653903874189860864">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Chris Gunter is the only player to have featured in every single one of Wales&#39; games under Chris Coleman. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a> <a href="http://t.co/MCHt1bv8Wf">pic.twitter.com/MCHt1bv8Wf</a></p>&mdash; Talk Reading (@TalkReading) <a href="https://twitter.com/TalkReading/status/654010515568599041">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Noooooo…

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Robson-Kanu on crutches and has his ankle in a protective boot during Wales&#39; post-match celebrations. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a></p>&mdash; Charles Watts (@charles_watts) <a href="https://twitter.com/charles_watts/status/654037243770871808">October 13, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/RobsonKanu">@RobsonKanu</a> all the best with your injury fella. Terrific support for you and the boys again last night! Thank you!! <a href="http://t.co/2C3dvlPIok">pic.twitter.com/2C3dvlPIok</a></p>&mdash; Paul Sullivan (@p9sul) <a href="https://twitter.com/p9sul/status/654213636400005120">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Anyone?

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Can you shed any light on this <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a> tribute to &#39;Bob&#39; left in Barton-on-Sea? <a href="http://t.co/KGasLzy1H7">http://t.co/KGasLzy1H7</a> <a href="http://t.co/7Dc3YSKDL0">pic.twitter.com/7Dc3YSKDL0</a></p>&mdash; Anthony Smith (@Smudgersport) <a href="https://twitter.com/Smudgersport/status/654295957987831809">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Poor lamb.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Hal Robson-Kanu and Chris Gunter&#39;s <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a> contract&#39;s expire come the end of the season, hopefully City are the first to speak!</p>&mdash; CCFC Central (@CCFC_Central) <a href="https://twitter.com/CCFC_Central/status/654349264185901056">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Weekly dose of NOSTALGIA.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Pitch maintenance old and new at <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC">@readingfc</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/OldRoyalsStuff">@OldRoyalsStuff</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/TheTilehurstEnd">@TheTilehurstEnd</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/RoyalHoops">@RoyalHoops</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/charles_watts">@charles_watts</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/readingfc?src=hash">#readingfc</a> <a href="http://t.co/d25S8nUS7h">pic.twitter.com/d25S8nUS7h</a></p>&mdash; Chris Lee (@cribsie) <a href="https://twitter.com/cribsie/status/654359055729881088">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Robson-Kanu. It never ends.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Just me or anyone else walking round the house singing the <a href="https://twitter.com/RobsonKanu">@RobsonKanu</a> song? <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/robsonkanu?src=hash">#robsonkanu</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/hal?src=hash">#hal</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/wales?src=hash">#wales</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/cymru?src=hash">#cymru</a></p>&mdash; Jason Mohammad (@jasonmohammad) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonmohammad/status/654376201360904194">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">3 things I&#39;ve got a lot of time for this month...1. Zombie Nation 2. Joe Ledley&#39;s raving skills 3. Hal Robson Kanu&#39;s song. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Wales?src=hash">#Wales</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Euro2016?src=hash">#Euro2016</a></p>&mdash; Adam Zak (@AZak09) <a href="https://twitter.com/AZak09/status/654378350484529152">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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#BerkshireNeymar or #BerkshireApprentice?

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">It&#39;s good to see Jordan Obita unleashing his inner businessman on the Apprentice <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ReadingFC?src=hash">#ReadingFC</a> <a href="http://t.co/A5lfLHsoM9">pic.twitter.com/A5lfLHsoM9</a></p>&mdash; Michael J Ward (@M1CHAELWARD) <a href="https://twitter.com/M1CHAELWARD/status/654391010588557312">October 14, 2015</a></blockquote>
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That's your lot.

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