Sutton United’s 280-pound goalie was eating pie during FA Cup match vs. Arsenal

Sutton United Training Session and Press Conference - Gander Green Lane. A general view of a sign advertising Sutton United's next fixture, which is against Arsenal on Monday 20th Feb, 2017 at Gander Green Lane, London. Picture date: Thursday February 16, 2017. See PA story SOCCER Sutton. Photo credit should read: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire URN:30139322

Wayne Shaw is the backup goalkeeper for Sutton United, the fifth-division English team that took on Arsenal in the fifth round of the FA Cup. 

Shaw is not your average goalkeeper. He is a bigger man, so to speak, at roughly 280 pounds. He is 44 years old. He worked as an “ice cream man” for 23 years and was kicked off Sutton in 2013 for headbutting a fan who made fun of his weight. 

Shaw, who has been dubbed the “Roly Poly Goalie” by British media, made an appearance at the stadium bar during halftime of the Arsenal match. 

Better yet, Shaw snuck a meat pie onto the sideline and started chowing down on it in the 83rd minute. 

This might be the best part: British sports book Sun Bets actually had a line on this exact scenario happening before the game.

Wayne Shaw is the absolute best and people like him are the reason we love the FA Cup. 

In less awesome news, Arsenal beat Sutton 2-0 to advance to the FA Cup quarterfinal.

-Daniel Rapaport

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