The Plymouth Argyle chairman came to the aid of a disabled fan who suffered a fit during the team's match on Saturday.
James Brent rushed to help after the boy fell ill in the second half of the game, away to Dagenham and Redbridge.
Following the kind-hearted act, Chris Webb, club president, took to social media to tell the story.
Mr Brent declined to comment, saying the matter was a “private medical matter”.
Striker Ryan Brunt grabbed a last-minute equaliser for Argyle as they drew 1-1 with Dagenham at Victoria Road.
There's been disruption this afternoon at a match between Devon rivals Plymouth Argyle and Exeter City.
There was a huge police presence at the game. Two smoke bombs were set off before kick-off.
League two's Devon derby will kick off in a few minutes. Division leaders Plymouth Argyle host Exeter City at Home Park.
The Pilgrims have won seven of their last eight games - only losing to their nearest rivals Oxford United.
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In tonight's football, League Two leaders Plymouth Argyle have been beaten at Oxford.
Former Exeter City midfielder Liam Sercombe scored the only goal of the game, ending the Pilgrims' four-match winning run.
Meanwhile, Yeovil have lost 1-0 at home to Mansfield, after conceding a goal in the 10th minute of injury time.
Plymouth Argyle are through to the next round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy after beating Devon rivals Exeter City at Home Park.
A goal in each half from Hiram Boateng and Craig Tanner sealed victory in Argyle's 5000th competitive game.
Elsewhere, Yeovil are also through after beating Coventry 4-3 on penalties.
And in the National League, Torquay lost 3-2 at home to Dover.
Plymouth Argyle will be hoping to keep their winning run going tomorrow when they visit Stevenage in League Two.
For the Pilgrims striker Ryan Brunt it will be a case of returning to a club he once had a spell on loan at.
Plymouth Argyle entertain Newport County tomorrow, 29 August.
The Welsh side are managed by the former England player Terry Butcher so it will give the Pilgrims boss Derek Adams the chance to catch up with an old friend.
Plymouth Argyle are gearing up for their first home league match of the season against Portsmouth. It's become known as the Dockyard Derby.
Manager Derek Adams says despite their south coast rivals beating higher league opposition in the League Cup this week, the Greens are confident of a good result.
Kick off is tomorrow (Saturday 15th August) at 15:00