Aberdeen supporters gave their team the bird during the Dons' meek capitulation on the Europa League stage on Thursday.
Bosses at Aberdeen Football Club have moved to reassure fans that they are doing all they can to deal with over-intrusive gulls at Pittodrie, following a number of recent complaints.
He was supposed to strike fear into the hearts of his foes as he swooped and circled above a north-east town.
This is the moment that Storm the Harris Hawk got a taste of his own medicine.
It is a favourite spot for enjoying ice cream, fish and chips and picnics.
We hear that “fly and scare” missions are launching to protect people in the north-east from attacks by aerial intruders.
A falconer is being drafted in to combat Peterhead's gull menace after residents claimed the town has been overrun.