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Premier League social media wrap: Mother’s Day edition

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Toby Alderweireld of Tottenham Hotspur challenges for the ball with Ilkay Gundogan and Gabriel Jesus of Manchester City during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at Etihad Stadium on August 17, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

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There’s a lot of love for Premier League wives and mothers on Sunday, even though it’s not Mother’s Day in the United Kingdom.

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Mother’s Day is a March celebration in England, while of course today is the day in the United States and many other countries in the world.

Spurs boss Toby Alderweireld hailed both his wife and mother on this Moederdag, posting a throwback photo to his wedding as well as a pic of his wife and children.

Legions of PL players are sending love back home, including Southampton center back Maya Yoshida who is on loan with Claudio Ranieri’s Sampdoria.

Many know that Man City forward Gabriel Jesus “phones home” to his mom in Brazil with his goal celebrations, which he incorporated into his Happy Mother’s Day message.

Brighton and Hove Albion keeper Mathew Ryan was sending love to and from Australia.

Former Manchester United and Newcastle player Giuseppe Rossi sent love to his mother.

Now with Real Salt Lake, he commiserated with his mother on her coronavirus pandemic annoyances.

Finally, one of the many mothers in the NBC family proffered well wishes for the mothers of the world.