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Referee Gets Injured During Game, Random Spectator Jumps In To Save The Day

By Collin Gossel

While countless fans watched, the Norwich City and Preston English football clubs came within a hair's breadth of being cancelled mid-game after the fourth referee pulled his hamstring. Without a replacement, the game could not continue. But, during the darkest hours, a hero almost always rises to the occasion. David Thornhill, a Norwich City fan โ€” who also happens to do some local work as a referee โ€” shouted down from the stands as the officials tried to decide what to do.

Their final verdict: bring in Thornhill.