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Teenage fan jumps Wycombe Wanderers keeper

APPREHENDED: Stewards pacify the pitch invader as Archer looks on

SCOTLAND'S UNDER 21 goalkeeper Jordan Archer last night (February 4) was shocked to find a Gillingham support bundling on top of his back as he bent down to place a goal-kick.

The 19-year-old goalie, who joined Wycombe Wanderers last year on loan from Tottenham, was taken down from behind in the 93rd minute at Gillingham's MEMS Priestfield Stadium.

SHAMEFUL: The Gillingham fan donning a pink hoody is led away by security

Before the incident, the English-born keeper was booked by the referee for time-wasting.

Kent police have confirmed they have arrested the man following the incident. A spokesman said: "A 17-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assault and is currently in custody following an incident in the 93rd minute of the Gillingham v Wycombe match last night."

Wycombe won the League Two match 1-0 through a goal from Matt McClure.

FLOORED: The 17-year-old fan jumps the 19-year-old keeper

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