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Varmint invades game in Switzerland and bites players
by Samuel Charles, March 12th, 2013 1:38AM



[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] A Swiss Super League game was interrupted by a rampaging pine marten in a scene that started out innocently enough and ended as you might expect when you're reminded this small animal belongs to the weasel family, just like badgers and wolverines.

Zurich beat Thun 4-0 in this game that will be surely remembered for its tiny 23rd player.

After scurrying around during his intro the furry phenom weasels his way back on the field where Zurich’s Loris Benito gets a bloody finger while snatching him, the marten escapes, it's then caught by a net, before escaping once more. The keeper, and his gloves, finally put an end to things, but not without consequences.

The Benny Hill theme song feels appropriate …

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