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Freezy tiger!...It's only a game.

These two Siberian tigers showed their roar talent when they got to grips with football after a massive snowfall on their enclosure in Vienna's Schonbrunn Zoo in Austria.

The female tigers - Kyra aged two and four-year-old Ina - were fine when it came to tactic, like paw-paw-two.

"We gave them the football for a bit of fun and so they could play in the snow.

"But the tackling could be a bit rough. I'm not sure you'd get away with biting an opponent's throat on a real pitch," said one keeper.

Zoo director Dagmar Schratter said: "They're still young and very playful. The snow is particularly fun for them."

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