Football

Video: Omani cameraman steals show with skill in Cup match

Published 10 Comments

A cameraman in Oman has become a YouTube sensation after a fantastic piece of skill during the Sultan Qaboos Cup match between Salalah and Sur.

And, whilst Salalah won the game 4-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw, it was the man behind the camera who has emerged as the unlikely star of the match.

Despite having to keep hold of some pretty old-school equipment in-front of him, the cameraman judged the flight of the ball perfectly as it drifted towards him.

Controlling the ball instantly with the outside of his right foot, the mystery man provided the perfect first-time pass into the arms of an onrushing player.

The cameraman’s footwork was doubly impressive when you consider his attire, with traditional dress offering little in the way of room for manoeuvre in the legs.

Having watched the video several times at GiveMeFootball Towers, we think it's the perfect festive clip to bring in the New Year.
 

Check out the fantastic skill below, and let us know your thoughts on the tasty trick...
 

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again