Football club’s worst fan food revealed as Man Utd serve up scrambled eggs and mashed potatoes

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MANCHESTER United’s catering failed to score with BT Sport presenter Jake Humphrey as he cried foul over the meal he was served at Old Trafford during the Red Devils’ clash with Southampton.

He tweeted: “Scrambled egg and mashed potatoes. wow. Thanks for the lunch @ManUtd.

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Jake Humphrey cried foul over meal served to him at Old Trafford during Red Devils clash with SouthamptonCredit: mrjakehumphrey/twitter

But United’s Theater of Dreams is far from the only football ground to have been kicked out for food.

The @FootyScran Twitter account is dedicated to finding the nastiest – as well as the prettiest – food on offer at stadiums across the country.

Lower league clubs often find trump cards, putting bigger teams to shame, with giant portions and gourmet food at bargain prices.

Here we reveal the top scorers, as well as the overpriced deals that deserve a red card.

Dulwich Hamlet

BEST – Chicken Gyros, £7

Fans of this side of south London can feast on this delicious Greek-inspired kebab

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Fans of this side of south London can feast on this delicious Greek-inspired kebabCredit: FOOTY SCRAN/

City of Braintree

Monster burger, £5.50

Out-of-league Essex club set to top scran-pionship - thanks to their double pancake, bacon, onion and melted cheese

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Out-of-league Essex club set to top scran-pionship – thanks to their double pancake, bacon, onion and melted cheeseCredit: FOOTY SCRAN/

City of Birmingham

Cheese crisps, £4

Fans get a genuine Brum offer at the Championship club - this portion of expensive fries with a plastic slice of cheese is a relegation contender

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Fans get a genuine Brum offer at the Championship club – this portion of expensive fries with a plastic slice of cheese is a relegation contenderCredit: Twitter

City of Hull

Hot dog, £5.50

This wicked chili-dog, with juicy jalapenos in a crispy homemade roll, is giving long-suffering championship fans a Hull-uva kick

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This wicked chili-dog, with juicy jalapenos in a crispy homemade roll, is giving long-suffering championship fans a Hull-uva kickCredit: FOOTY SCRAN/

Manchester City Women

Potato pie and wedges, £5

The club needs to do better than this bite-sized pie with five anemic-looking potato wedges and gravy

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The club needs to do better than this bite-sized pie with five anemic-looking potato wedges and gravyCredit: FOOTY SCRAN/

Weymouth

Cheese crisps, £3.50

When it comes to a serving of cheese crisps, it's the Wey to go

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When it comes to a serving of cheese crisps, it’s the Wey to go1 credit

FC United of Manchester

Steak, peas and gravy tart with a pint, £6.40

This Manc-y pitchside pie looks like it's drowning in peas and gravy

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This Manc-y pitchside pie looks like it’s drowning in peas and gravy1 credit

Rochedale

Tandoori Chicken Pie, £2.50

This messy pie might be cheap, but it won't be popular with fans of the League Two outfit

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This messy pie might be cheap, but it won’t be popular with fans of the League Two outfit1 credit

Reading

Chinese box, £10

The Royals serve up a half-time feast fit for a queen with their high-value Chinese selection box

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The Royals serve up a half-time feast fit for a queen with their high-value Chinese selection box1 credit

Tottenham Hotspur

Salmon and noodles with a pint

Something fishy is going on with hospitality on the north side of London - this paltry portion is barely enough to feed a child

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Something fishy is going on with hospitality on the north side of London – this paltry portion is barely enough to feed a child1 credit

Merthyr Town FC

Sausages, chips and curry sauce on the cob, £4.50

The semi-professional South Wales club have taken chip butty to a whole new dimension of satisfaction

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The semi-professional South Wales club have taken chip butty to a whole new dimension of satisfaction1 credit

St Albans F.C.

Cheeseburger, £5

A cheeseburger bought by a punter from the Hertfordshire club left a lot to be desired – including half his bun

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A cheeseburger bought by a punter from the Hertfordshire club left a lot to be desired – including half his bun1 credit

West Bromwich

Slice of pizza, £4

Hungry fans of this Championship club might wish they had refueled outside the stadium if that meager little quarter of dried out pizza is anything to go by.

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Hungry fans of this Championship club might wish they had refueled outside the stadium if that meager little quarter of dried out pizza is anything to go by.1 credit

Nairn County

Good pie roll, £2.50

Known as Wigan kebab – although the club is in the Scottish Highlands – the meat pie in a bar cake is a bargain at £2.50

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Known as Wigan kebab – although the club is in the Scottish Highlands – the meat pie in a bar cake is a bargain at £2.501 credit

Boreham Wood

Double cheeseburger in a hot dog roll, £5

The Hertfordshire club's Boreham burger offers two patties for the price of one – bottom line!

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The Hertfordshire club’s Boreham burger offers two patties for the price of one – bottom line!1 credit

chelsea

WORST – Hot dog, £5.90

A fan ended up with the blues after shelling out almost six pounds and getting that weeny sausage that was eclipsed by the roll

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A fan ended up with the blues after shelling out almost six pounds and getting that weeny sausage that was eclipsed by the roll1 credit
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