Man sounding clapperboard told to stop over walkie talkie before Austria vs Northern Ireland
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VIDEO: Staff member told to stop using clapperboard in TV test before Austria vs Northern Ireland

Voice pipes up on walkie talkie.


A staff member received a message on his walkie talkie telling him to stop clapping the clapperboard in a TV test before Austria vs Northern Ireland.

The man was sitting on the side of the pitch at the Ernst Happel Stadium in Vienna sounding the video production device at regular intervals.

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There is then a short, sharp burst of communication over his handheld transceiver, after which he immediately stops.

In the Nations League Group E match itself, Austria came back from a goal down to claim a 2-1 win with late goals from Louis Schaub and Adrian Grbic.