The world got a front row seat to the hazards of touchline reporting earlier this week, and it didn’t disappoint.
ITV commentators Lee Dixon, Ian Wright, Glen Hoddle and Adrian Chiles were analyzing England’s game plan prior to the Three Lions’ 2-0 victory against Switzerland at St. Jakob-Park in Euro 2016 qualifying. Then, unexpectedly, the sprinklers were turned on and showered the English pundits on live television before the match:
We understand the importance of gamesmanship. We just didn’t know that it applied to members of the media as well.