Arsenal’s FA Cup tie at Blackpool bought off to a weird begin Saturday when a fan of the home facet staged a sit-down 40-minute protest — on the roof of the Premier League giants’ luxurious team bus.
The demonstration compelled Unai Emery’s males to journey to the third division membership’s Bloomfield Road floor in one other bus.
Since being within the Premier League in 2010, Blackpool slipped to the fourth division, before promotion to the third tier in 2017.
Fans protested against the membership’s homeowners, the Oyston household, exterior the stadium forward of Saturday’s high-profile third round conflict.
The bus protester was ultimately talked down before being arrested.
There had been rows of empty seats inside the bottom with greater than 5,000 of the 9,000 fans supporting Arsenal.