The Chase always seems to send viewers into a spin with its amusing blunders and contestant’s bizarre money decisions.
But in the latest show viewers couldn’t believe that one contestant took the minus offer over a potential £49,000.
The minus offer is never a popular decision, let’s face it.
Matt, a London nurse, decided to play for minus £2,000 despite being offered a whopping £49K from the Chaser, Anne Hegerty, to take back to his team.
And of course viewers weren’t too happy.
The hopeful quizzers ended up playing for £9,000 meaning they would take home £3,000 each.
Matt appeared on the ITV gameshow with the hope of winning enough to buy a house with his husband.
Just hoping to make it back for the final round the 27-year-old was pretty pleased to beat the Chaser with his -£2,000 but his teammates didn’t look that impressed after racking up a healthy £11,000 beforehand.
As Matt announced his decision Bradley joked: “Ailsa’s face is a picture. Do not turn round whatever you do.”
And once again Twitter was sent into commotion with multiple viewers labelling Matt a “disgrace” for taking the minus offer.
Another angrily wrote: “I hate when people take the minus offer on #TheChase.”
“Taking the minus offer is like stealing money from your neighbour who’s worked hard to make your street better #TheChase,” another said.
And they continued to get pretty irate.
Another added: “If someone I knew took the minus offer on the chase I would never speak to them again. #TheChase.”
“When they take the minus offer on #TheChase and turn around to look at their team mates,” one said sharing a hilarious meme.
There seems to be a growing number of contestants receiving social media backlash for taking the minus offer.
Just last year contestant Ciaran was savaged on Twitter after he took minus £15,000.
His teammates bagged a huge £54,000 but ended up playing for £39,000 – which is still a pretty healthy amount.
Viewers ended up “hating” Ciaran and branded him a “coward”.