BT Sport fart

Sometimes, on-screen graphics appear in awkward places. That happened early on in the U.K. broadcast of Wednesday’s Europa League final from BT Sport, where their graphic naming announcers Darren Fletcher and Owen Hargreaves came right out of Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana’s rear:

Perhaps that’s a commentary on Hargreaves being a former player for Manchester United, Ajax’s opponent in Wednesday’s final? In any case, it was certainly an awkward graphic placement, and a funny one. It led to some humorous further comments, too:

Update: As an AA Twitter follower noted, this has happened before in the NFL:

Still, this might not be quite as benevolent overall as “Rafa Benitez Is An Absolute Magician”:

Or NBC’s infamous turd:

NBC Turd

Now that’s how you do graphic placement.

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About Andrew Bucholtz

Andrew Bucholtz has been covering sports media for Awful Announcing since 2012. He is also a staff writer for The Comeback. His previous work includes time at Yahoo! Sports Canada and Black Press.