NFL: Cat which invaded US stadium during Cowboys win still on loose

A stray cat which halted an NFL match on Monday night is still on the loose.

The American Football clash between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys was delayed for five minutes as the black cat invaded the MetLife Stadium pitch.

Humane traps have been laid but they are yet to capture the now famous feline.

A statement from the stadium said: "We are hopeful that together we can find the black cat that we all fell in love with."

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The cat interrupted the match in the second quarter. (Photo by Rich Graes fourthsle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
It caused a five minute delay at the stadium in New Jersey. (Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)

If the cat is found, it will be assessed for relocation. It comes after the the pitch invasion which occurred in the second quarter of the match.

The cat was herded towards the end zone, before it then sprinted across the end line and up the tunnel.

The Cowboys went on to win 37-18 after the interruption.

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