PA announcement informs soccer player he left car lights on

ROCHDALE, England (AP) — When the announcement came over the public address system that someone had left their car lights on, Rochdale midfielder Callum Camps immediately began looking for some help.

The 20-year-old Camps happened to be on the field at that moment playing against Gillingham in a third-division soccer match.

“I was listening because the ball was out of play, and as soon as I heard the (registration) I was thinking that’s my number plate,” Camps told BBC Radio Manchester. “I thought I’d blocked someone in, so I said to (teammate) Jamie Allen: ‘That’s my car, that.'”

Camps quickly found some help on the sidelines.

“I looked over to (head of sports science) Kevin Gibbins and said, ‘My car’s just been read out, can you sort it out?'” Camps said.

Camps went on to a score late in the first half to give his team the lead in the eventual 1-1 draw on Tuesday night.

MEDIA GENERAL may allow you to upload, post, transmit or otherwise provide content to MEDIA GENERAL Web sites, including, but not limited to, photos, video, audio, comments, articles, blogs, forums and any other such communication in which you provide content to the Web site ("User Content"). You agree that you are solely responsible for your communications and any content you provide. Read full terms and conditions of use by clicking here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s