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'Don't mind us, we're just trying to get some close-ups of Cristiano'

Are these the world’s worst pitch invaders?

'Just one second lads.'
'Just one second lads.'
Image: Balgevoel

YOU KNOW WHAT modern football fans are like, trying to get as close to the action as possible to grab that once-in-a-lifetime selfie with their sporting hero.

However, this pair – perhaps the most oblivious pitch invaders ever? – look more like they’d strayed off the path while hiking in Switzerland than attending a Champions League game between Real Madrid and Basel.

Our favourite part of this clip is the fact they clearly don’t see anything wrong with sauntering out to the middle of the pitch in the middle of a game and even look to ask the on-rushing stewards if they can hang on a minute.

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Steve O'Rourke

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