Zenit St. Petersburg soundly whupped Spartak Moscow in the Russian Premier League on Saturday evening, scoring freely in a comfortable 5-2 win played out in front of a ravenous crowd.
Alas, it all got too much for one Spartak fan, who burst out of the terraces only to find a procession of stewards in between him and the pitch.
With the stage set like a Gladiators-style gauntlet of old, the encroacher bobbed and weaved past a slew of stewards, leaving several on their backsides, before finally making it to the promised land and a well-earned rest…
Spartak Moscow fan during Zenit vs Spartak last night pic.twitter.com/OZKe9ZG0mD
— From The Stands (@from_thestands) April 17, 2016
Safety concerns aside, we’re actually pretty bloody impressed he made it.