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Squirrel stops play at QPR v Leicester game

A squirrel has stopped plat at Leicester's Championship clash against QPR today.

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Leicester City game held up by squirrel on pitch

QPR's Clint Hill tries to usher the squirrel off the pitch Credit: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Leicester City's match at Queen's Park Rangers was held up today by a squirrel.

The critter made its way onto the pitch in the first half, while the score was still 0-0. It took a couple of minutes for the squirrel to leave the pitch, with players from both sides trying to chase it off.

The squirrel left the pitch after a number of minutes Credit: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Leicester went on to win the match 1-0, ending Queen's Park Rangers' unbeaten home league record, and go level on points with the hoops.

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