Laura Woods slams Arsenal stars for ignoring young mascot after clip goes viral

Laura Woods has slammed Arsenal players for snubbing a young mascot after a viral clip from the club led to fury from fans on social media.

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The Gunners posted a video on Twitter prior to their 2-2 draw at West Ham which showed a little girl getting an Arsenal shirt signed by members of the squad.

She was seen waiting outside the dressing room – holding the home shirt as players passed by to sign it – but appeared to have little to no interaction with the Arsenal stars.

The young fan looked desperate for eye contact or any kind of acknowledgement from her heroes and Arsenal supporter Woods felt it was a bad look for the club.

‘It doesn’t take a lot just to acknowledge somebody with a smile,’ she told talkSPORT.

‘I think that video is quite symptomatic of football and footballers now.

‘I actually messaged the club because I think they thought ‘they all stopped and signed the shirt this is great’.

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