Per Mertesacker ran over to Tim Sherwood when Spurs boss threw ball at Sagna [GIF]

It was one of the most bizarre moments of yesterday’s north London derby and it involved Spurs boss Tim Sherwood at his most excitable which is saying a lot…

Frustrated at time running out for Spurs to claw back their first goal in three games against Arsenal this season, Sherwood threw the ball at Bacary Sagna in the hope this would get the Arsenal full back to get the ball in play.

Arsenal fans have started spreading the GIF above as a sure sign that Per Mertesacker has once again show captain-type attitude to protect his team mates.

Watch the incident from Spurs 0 – Arsenal 1 on the GIF above.