When reports emerged that Birmingham City were considering making a move for out-of-contract Chelsea captain John Terry most quickly dismissed it as a joke.

However when Birmingham manager Harry Redknapp confirmed that an offer had been made, Twitter couldn’t believe what it was reading.

There were the disbelievers…

The mockers…

Those who actually thought it was a good deal…

And those who didn’t…

On Thursday bookmaker William Hill announced that they have slashed their odds of Terry joining Birmingham from 10/1 down to 5/2 after ‘a gamble that was sparked in Surrey.’