A video of the incident, entitled ‘Oranje wielklem op spelersbus Duitse Mannschaft’ has been viewed thousands of times on YouTube – check it out below.

The orange clamping means that in pranking terms the German bus was well and truly ‘owned’. Now let’s see what the Germans come back with in revenge.

“Even though I’m a German fan I love this. Did he get away from the security man? I hope he did.” commented CsMisMis. “As a Germany fan, I still found this very funny!” says user DarkyHBK.

There’s normally not a lot of love lost between the two European neighbours, but we’re sure the Germany supporters would have seen the funny side of this Dummejungenstreich (that’s the German word for practical joke).