Joe Taylor, 25, told his girlfriend Georgia Grayson, 21, that he was “thinking we should have a weekend together, me and you”.
Joe asked Georgia if she could take the September 10 weekend off because she “deserved” some time away.
“I booked us a hotel for the weekend, it’s south of the coast, you’ll enjoy it pretty well”, Joe said of the trip – before revealing it was actually Sheffield Wednesday’s 3rd against Plymouth Argyll The o’clock was to coincide with the match. ,
His hilarious prank has now been shared thousands of times on social media.
Joe told the Yorkshire Post that he was now in a “doghouse” after the prank.
Although Joe said the couple from Chapeltown, Sheffield still plan to move to Plymouth – despite threats to “dump” him for his behavior.
“Her reaction was pretty much as shown on the messages, she said she was going to dump me”, joked Joe.
“I’m in the full doghouse.”
At the time of this writing, the tweet had been shared over 20,000 times across the social media platform – with comments from fans around the world.
Joe is completing a series of charity events in memory of his father who died in 2021.
He has raised around £9,000 for Bluebell Wood, the British Heart Foundation and other charities.
To donate, visit: https://www.justgiven.com/crowdfunding/paultaylor2022?utm_term=vpAKm8A8X