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Spurs' Europa League game was thrown into disarray after three first half pitch invasions

You would think the stewards would get wise after the second incursion.

TOTTENHAM ARE HOSTING Paritzan Belgrade in the Europa League tonight but in a strange turn of events the referee took both teams off the pitch and halted play for five minutes after three pitch invasions.

Apparently the fans were on a relentless quest for on-pitch selfies and you can see one fan readying his phone here with Roberto Soldado in hot pursuit.

Soccer - UEFA Europa League - Group C - Tottenham Hotspur v Partizan - White Hart Lane Source: PA WIRE

 

This is one of the other invaders. He doesn’t look like an annoying individual at all.

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Soccer - UEFA Europa League - Group C - Tottenham Hotspur v Partizan - White Hart Lane Source: PA WIRE

And in case that earlier photo had you wondering, Soldado got his man.

Soccer - UEFA Europa League - Group C - Tottenham Hotspur v Partizan Belgrade - White Hart Lane Source: John Walton

The game is now back under way.

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