Sutton v Arsenal: Wayne Shaw’s pie eating investigated by Gambling Commission

The Gambling Commission says it is investigating whether there was a breach of betting regulations during Arsenal’s FA Cup win over Sutton.

Before Monday’s game, a bookmaker offered odds of 8-1 that Sutton reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw would eat a pie on camera during the match.

The 46-year-old did so in the 83rd minute while standing by the substitutes’ bench.

Shaw said after the match that the incident was “a bit of banter”.

Asked whether he knew if anyone had taken up the bet, he told the Daily Mail: