Italian TV reporter beats annoying fan with banana on transfer deadline day
Transfer deadline day rarely passes without some live TV gaffe or unscripted event involving over-eager fans, and Monday did not disappoint.
Sky Sports has taken its presenters off of live TV duty, after the sex-prop incident in 2014 pushed things over the top. Yet that did not stop a fan with an inflatable banana from trying to frazzle a presenter on Sport Italia, and after some persistence (and with a tremendous poker face), he succeeded.
The presenter, after having the banana draped on his head, proceeded to break character and beat the fan with the prop: