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17th Sep 2017

An Arsenal fan was kicked out of Stamford Bridge for running on the pitch to celebrate an offside goal


Wil Jones

Arsenal’s visit to Chelsea this afternoon wasn’t quite the thriller we were hoping for.

Instead of a classic London derby, we got a cagey 0-0 where Arsenal fully deserved their away point. The Gunners arguably came closest to scoring, both when Aaron Ramsey hit the post, and when Shkodran Mustafi put the ball in the back of the net only to have it ruled offside.

The Arsenal fans briefly celebrated that disallowed goal, which is understandable – but one fan took things too far and even ran on the pitch. And as to be expected, he was reportedly ejected from the stadium.

You can clearly see him in this shot: