Parachutist misses Croke Park pitch, ends up on the rail tracks behind the stadium 7 years ago

Parachutist misses Croke Park pitch, ends up on the rail tracks behind the stadium

A bit of high-flying drama at the Croke Park Classic between Penn State and the University of Central Florida.

A parachutist was due to fly into Croker to deliver the match ball but missed his mark and ended up on railway line behind Hill 16 instead.

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Luckily for the parachutist the line was clear at the time, and there were no delays to commuters.