Chinese commentator fired for snoring on air

Dong unfortunately dozed around the 79-minute mark of the game and his snores could be heard live on TV

Dong Lu

A veteran Chinese commentator, Dong Lu as been fired after he fell asleep during a game and snored on air.

The 46-year-old Dong was running commentary on a UEFA Champions League game between Real Madrid and Paris Saint Germain last week.

Dong unfortunately dozed around the 79-minute mark and his snores could be heard live on as the game was going on.

To be fair to him, the match was being played at 3.45am local time in China and he may have had a tiring day.

See the video and hear Dong Lu snoring.

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