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Fans praise Bukayo Saka for his reaction to woman trying to 'steal' his boots

Joe Adams

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Fans praise Bukayo Saka for his reaction to woman trying to 'steal' his boots

Bukayo Saka was in a generous mood after Arsenal's victory over the MLS All-Stars as he gifted a young fan his football boots.

The Gunners ran riot against the best of the MLS on Wednesday evening, scoring five goals to get their pre-season tour of the United States off to a flyer.

Whilst Saka didn't manager to get on the scoresheet, he set up Gabriel Jesus for Arsenal's first goal before laying off Leandro Trossard for their second of the night.

He also turned provider off the pitch, gifting his boots to a young fan in the crowd after full-time who could hardly contain his excitement. You can watch the footage below.



Reacting to the clip on social media, fans were quick to praise the 21-year-old for his reaction to a woman in the crowd who was also keen on acquiring the boots.

Saka appeared to ignore her, instead focusing entirely on the boy, making sure he ended up with the boots.

"He’s proper brilliant at this too. Always doing something. A total credit," one fan wrote.


"Lovely stuff. Also Saka is an international treasure. What a guy," another added.

"What a lovely moment. Bless Saka, he did well to make sure the kid got the boots. I thought that woman was going to grab them out of his hands," a third wrote.

"Ignoring that lady in the front is just class haha. Full attention on the young lad. Stay with him for life that will, magic," a fourth said.

"That might just inspire that boy to become a baller. Great gesture, Bukayo," a fifth added.


Saka handled this so well", another wrote.

"Great stuff, he's a good lad is Saka", a final fan added.

The England international will be hoping to build on an excellent 2022/23 campaign in which he scored 14 goals and provided 11 assists in the Premier League.

Featured Image Credit: Twitter @ESPNFC

Topics: Arsenal, Bukayo Saka, Football, Fan Reactions

Joe Adams
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