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City Twitter celebrates its fifth birthday

  • 29 April 2013 15:50
  • Posted by @NieldyMCFC

1,827 days, 34,458 tweets and 819,162 followers later: it's time to celebrate the official City Twitter account's fifth birthday with a look at some of our all-time most popular tweets.

Since our official account's humble beginnings, Twitter's popularity has soared and the micro-blogging social network is now one of the most prominent sites on the internet with over 200 million active users posting 400 million tweets per day.

To celebrate five years on the platform, we have compiled the top ten most popular City-related tweets we have posted. They are sorted by the number of retweets and favorites they have had from other Twitter users.

Do any of these surprise you? Let us know!

1. No description required with this one!

2. Pure emotion as the City faithful express their collective joy at the Blues' first title in 44 years.

3. You must have seen it by now? City's Harlem Shake rocked the world.

4. It was hard to find the words...

5. The first Instagram photo of the Blues as champions went around the world.

6. Popular City star fondly remembered two years again (and most recently with #RememberFoeOn23)

7. The wait was finally over as City won their first trophy in 35 long years.

8. The Blues were in ruthless mood as they put the Reds to the sword in incredible style.

9. A cheeky pic of the Blues' new signing as he arrived to finalise the deal.

10. Who could have predicted what the next two years would bring for the Argentine?!

Note - Our most popular none City-related tweet is here.

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