Not Your Usual Pitch Invasion

by Nigel Assam

Typically, stories about pitch invaders during soccer matches tend to involve hooligans interrupting the game to threaten or even cause bodily harm to a player or referee. This time, the pitch invaders during a friendly soccer match between Turkish side Galatasaray S.K. and German side VfR Aalen were two dogs that seemed to be fighting over a plastic bag. They were finally carried away by the grounds crew.