A spider startled viewers of Germany vs France on Thursday night as the national sides clashed in the new UEFA Nations League competition.
A goalless draw in the tournament billed as the rejuvenation of national team football was enlivened when the arachnid suddenly appeared on screen, apparently crawling across one of the cameras.
The spider caught everyones attention as it interrupted the League A Group 1 match.
German television channel SPORT1’s Stefan Kumberger jokingly suggested it was dangled there by one of his colleagues:
— Stefan Kumberger (@__Kumbi__) September 6, 2018