Pitch invaders come in all shapes and sizes. Some are naked. Some too excited too keep their balance and eventually stumble face first in to turf. Some are intent on violence, while some simply want to plant a big, wet smacker on to their hero’s lips.
But during Arsenal’s 3-0 whipping of Hull City at the KC on Sunday afternoon, an unexpected pitch invader brought a halt to proceedings fairly early on in the game.
A strong gust of wind appeared to be the cause of the invasion, and it certainly gave everyone reason to laugh as the players were forced to clear up the mess.
Certainly an example taking aggressive advertising one step too far…