Raccoon Falls Through Ceiling, Joins Fans During Weather Delay At RSL Match
Aug 3, 2023, 10:13 PM | Updated: Aug 4, 2023, 10:13 am
SALT LAKE CITY – A weather delay at Real Salt Lake’s Leagues Cup match gave fans some extra time before kickoff, rain, lightning, and also a raccoon.
The raccoon fell through the ceiling in the press box and made a few valiant escapes before finally being captured.
The @realsaltlake in 4K – THE CHAOS, THE CLIFFHANGER, THE CAPTURE!!!!!
— RSL Show on KSL (@rslshow) August 4, 2023
This isn’t RSL’s first experience with animals stealing the show during Leagues Cup play.
In 2019, a kitten ran onto the field during stoppage time against Liga MX’s Tigres UANL.
we love living in utah pic.twitter.com/povp37RajE
— Real Salt Lake (@realsaltlake) August 4, 2023
Real Salt Lake poked fun at the situation on their Twitter.
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