Aston Villa fan Tom Hanks celebrates victory four weeks before the game
PARIS: Tom Hanks attracted attention in social networks after the Aston Villa The fan published a tweet that seemed to celebrate the triumph of the League Cup on the English side, one month before the final.
The two-time Oscar winner has long said he is a fan of Birmingham Club . Aston Villa took the Carabao Cup! Up the Villa! Hanx, the 63-year-old wrote, referencing the sponsors name for the tournament.
Aston Villa took the Carabao Cup! Up the Villa! Hanx - Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) 1580618967000
Aston Villa beat Leicester on Tuesday to reach the final, where they will face holders and red-hot favorites Manchester city in Wembley on March 1.
Premature speculation? Former England striker Gary Lineker tweeted in response.
Premature speculation? https://t.co/YWOqkvJsm5 - Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) 1580640636000
Hanks will again focus on the films next weekend, when he hopes to win a third Academy Award after being nominated for best supporting actor for his role as Fred Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.