Thugs cornered a man before stabbing him FOUR times in a shocking attack outside a pub captured in CCTV footage .
The gang of youths appeared to pin the man against the wall before launching the attack which left the victim hunched over and clutching his leg.
The horrifying incident was recorded on CCTV footage from The Fountain pub nearby which has cameras overlooking the side street where it took place.
The video footage shows the victim being cornered and then being repeatedly stabbed.
Ann Brennan, who owns the pub in Humberstone Gate, Leicester, told the Leicester Mercury that she was working when she saw a crowd of youths with hoodies on outside.
She said: "Then someone came in and said they wanted to ring 999, that somebody had been stabbed.