01/29/2011 12:55 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Reporter Thrown In Shower On Live TV By Dutch Soccer Players (VIDEO)

This is the thanks you get for bringing the winning team a bottle of champagne?

Filemon Wesselink, a young reporter for Dutch public-broadcaster BNN, was thrown in a cold shower during a live TV broadcast by soccer players of the Dutch team Noordwijk, following their win in the Champions Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday.

Miraculously, his microphone was still working afterwards.

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