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Ryan Air takes a dig on Lance Stroll

Lance Stroll, Six Sports

The Irish Airlines recently tweeted on the burning Piastri-Alpine contract fiasco and ‘strolled’ Aston Martin driver Lance Stroll.

The current Alpine-Piastri contract fiasco has gained a lot of attention from everyone around the world.

Ever since the tweet from Piastri, many have taken a dig into the chaos. Irish Airlines Ryan Air was also no different.

The drama unfolded when Alonso announced he would be moving to Aston Martin to replace a retiring Sebastian Vettel.

Alonso’s sudden announcement took Alpine by surprise. Team principal Otmar Szafnauer claimed that on Sunday evening after the Hungarian GP, Alonso had promised him that a contract between the two was imminent.

However, the next day Aston Martin announced the big news.

Moreover, in a frantic effort to get Piastri as a replacement for Alonso, Alpine further caused itself an embarrassment and got outplayed.

Alpine F1 put up a press release claiming that Piastri would drive alongside Esteban Ocon in 2023. However, within 2 hours the Australian denied the release and clarified that he won’t be racing for the team in 2023.

This started the Alpine-Piasri contract fiasco. Now it seems almost certain that Piastri is going to drive for McLaren in 2023.

Amidst all this Ryan Air also took a dig at the situation comparing the drama to their policy of random seat allocation. To this, a user replied:

“But can you pay to choose your seat?”

Ryan Air came up with a hilarious reply saying:

“just like Lance Stroll”

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