Despite football stadium security being tighter than ever, one intrepid Palmeiras fan still managed to smuggle a live creature into Saturday's Brazilian top-tier clash with Atletico GO.
Indeed, the supporter somehow sneaked his pig through the turnstiles at the Estadio Olimpico Pedro Ludovico and was subsequently photographed proudly holding his porcine pal aloft in the terraces.
This Palmeiras fan quite literally took a pig to yesterday's game against Atlético-GO pic.twitter.com/CFLwfJW70Q— Jack Lang (@jacklang) October 16, 2017
The little chap is a ball-hog, in a very literal sense.
It should perhaps be noted at this juncture that Palmeiras...