A steward has been captured on video slipping up whilst trying to catch a streaker at a pre-season friendly between Manchester United and Leeds United today.
The game against the bitter rivals was taking place over in Australia, though whilst the game was in-play, one ‘fan’ tried to invade the pitch it would see, only to not even reach that far.
Steward came rushing in, seven to be precise, one tripped up and fell whilst others came and managed to get the supporter down on the ground.
He was quickly escorted out of the Optus Stadium in Perth, but it certainly got one of the biggest cheers of the game.
Watch the video, taken by a user on Instagram, below…
As for the game, which was attended by 55,274, the Red Devils came out victorious with a 4-0 win over the Whites.
17 year old Mason Greenwood found the net after just two minutes from close range.
Marcus Rashford found United’s second just before half-time, when manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer went on to substitute the whole team for the second part.
Phil Jones’ got his first goal since 2014 by heading in to make it 3-0 and Anthony Martial’s penalty sealed the comfortable win.
Watch the highlights below…
After watching the streaker try to leg it onto the pitch before being taken down, fans took to give their amused reaction but also laugh at how the stewards got him – find out what they wrote on the next page.Like what the Fan Banter have on offer? Sign up for more Championship notifications!
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