Catch me if you can: A pitch invasion by a sharp-toothed marten has created havoc at a football match in Switzerland.
The weasel-like creature dashed onto the field a few minutes into the topflight match between Thun and FC Zurich on Sunday and evaded efforts by players and match officials to catch it.
Zurich defender Loris Benito dived and grabbed the marten — receiving a bitten finger for his troubles. Click through for video. (Photo: Marcel Bieri/Keystone/The Associated Press)
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Our next venture should be a Tumblr of Elite Tennis Players Walking Through Smoke in Over-Dramatic Court Entrances. Only at the ATP finals. Flashy!