Don't Wave Your Banana At This Italian Football Reporter

This is why SkySports don't send reporters to football grounds anymore

This poor Italian football reporter. It's transfer deadline, one of the busiest days in sports journalism and he's just trying to get through his broadcast, when a rogue figure brandishing an inflatable banana approaches, waving, prodding and caressing our hero as he goes about his job.

A consumate professional, the reporter carries on with remarkable patience, before he is prodded one time too many and flips the switch on the agitator, grabbing the banana before delivering some swift, satisfying justice. 

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Although this is relatively mild in comparison to what SkySports reporter Alan Irwin had to go through back in 2014.

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