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A complete collection of Gary Lineker's tweets destroying Piers Morgan

Walkers flavour: salty.

AH, GARY LINEKER.

Ex-international footballer, friendly telly personality and yer man off the Walkers ads.

And also in the last couple of years: king of the sassy Twitter burn.

Walkers Spell & Go campaign launch Source: PA Archive/PA Images

Among all the quality lines delivered, there is one person who’s a consistent target of Lineker’s comebacks: Piers Morgan.

And there’s only ever one winner:

1. Like that time Piers tried to slag him about being a “goal-hanger”

gary Source: @GaryLineker

Oooh.

2. Gary keeps a keen eye on Piers’ career

3. And has the perfect comeback when he tries to boast

gary3 Source: @PiersMorgan

gary4 Source: @GaryLineker

BGC Annual Global Charity Day - London "Can we get an ambulance to take Piers to the burn ward? Thanks" Source: PA

4. The cancelled CNN show pops up often

5. And he’s never short on the receipts when he’s called out

gary6 Source: @piersmorgan

gary7 Source: @GaryLineker

6. Always there, waiting for Piers to spout off about Arsenal

gary2 Source: @GaryLineker

Walkers Spell & Go campaign launch Source: Lauren Hurley

7. And that time Piers met “the world’s best magician”

gary8 Source: @GaryLineker

8. More recently, we’ve seen a move into Donald Trump-based rippings

9. It was a theme of the election

gary9 Source: @GaryLineker

10. And Gary was even quote tweeting the President himself

9gary Source: @GaryLineker

Jimmy Hill Memorial Service - Coventry Cathedral Source: PA Archive/PA Images

11. Anytime Piers slags his ears, Lineker is right back at him

12. When Piers loses a job, he gets in a Wenger dig too

Charity golf tournament Source: Steve Parsons

13. This is one of the great celebrity Twitter feuds – and it’s been going on for years

14. He always has a good comeback

9gary1 Source: @GaryLineker

15. Piers can’t escape him

16. The shnakes

Halloween 2016 Source: PA

17. This Twitter argument will go on as long as the site exists

18. And Lineker has come out on top too many times

Manchester United v Leicester City - Barclays Premier League - Old Trafford Source: PA Archive/PA Images

They love each other really, though.

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David Elkin

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