David Beckham was in attendance for Paris Saint-Germain's 2-1 Champions League knockout win in Valencia as Zlatan Ibrahimović received a late red card.
Already Beckham is a luckier mascot than he was at the 2010 World Cup when he tagged along for England's abject campaign in South Africa in a coaching capacity. An odd choice since he has frequently stressed how unappealing the thought is after his career (no, it's not over).
It was good of him to attend a game having been sat next to Vogue editor Anna Wintour (a lifelike Edna from The Incredibles) at his wife's fashion show on Sunday.
Goals from Javier Pastore and Ezequiel Lavezzi gave PSG a 2-0 lead at the Mestalla, only for Adil Rami to strike in stoppage-time to give Los Che hope ahead of the return leg.
Ibrahimović then saw red after a reckless stamp and has now been sent off while playing for Juventus, Internazionale and PSG in the Champions League.