A friendly in Istanbul goes to the dogs...literally

It was a Dog Day Afternoon in Istanbul, when two sporty labs decided they wanted off the bench during a friendly between Galatasaray and the 2. Bundesliga's VfR Aelen.

The adorable pups made their way onto the field and, in true friendly match style, showed equal affection to both clubs. 

After security awkwardly carried the dogs off, the game resumed without any further animal interruptions.

Imagine that happening during MLS rivalry week...

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