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Comic cautioned for joining City warm-up

April 3, 2013
By ESPN staff
A TV comedian has escaped prosecution after he attempted to warm up with Manchester City players prior to the Premier League champions' 2-0 defeat at Everton last month.

Comedian Simon Brodkin, best known for his appearances as Lee Nelson, had performed the stunt while playing the role of comic character Jason Bent, who satirises the footballer lifestyle.

Brodkin, who was dressed in the Manchester City away kit, was led away by stewards and charged with entering the field of ...

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