Javi Martínez kicks away Serge Gnabry's match ball after his four goals in Bayern Munich's 7-2 win at Tottenham Hotspur
(Image: Twitter/Tiago Estêvão)

VIDEO: Javi Martínez boots Serge Gnabry’s match ball away after his four goals at Spurs

Bayern Munich star almost denies teammate well-earned memento.

gnabry obviously wanting to take the ball home after the best game of his career and this man Javi Martinez hoofs it into the stands, I'm cryinggg pic.twitter.com/3xbfUyL41G

— Tiago Estêvão (@TiagoEstv) October 1, 2019

Javi Martínez booted away the match ball that Serge Gnabry wanted to keep after his four goals for Bayern Munich in the 7-2 win at Spurs.

Former Arsenal man Gnabry was the star of the night on his return to north London for Tuesday’s Champions League match at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

he said in the interview to german media he got it back from the fans. :)

— Alphonso Davies fan (@donkeys_mh) October 1, 2019

His hopes of taking home the ball he completed his hat-trick with looked dash when his team-mate kicked it away and into the stands.

Fortunately for Gnabry, he managed to retrieve it and was able to leave with the customary memento of a memorable night.