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.
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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.