FR Cluj star Ovidiu Hoban is forced to frantically chase their team bus down the street after heading for 450km home WITHOUT him following their win over Academica Clinceni
- CFR Cluj star Ovidiu Hoban was forced to run after his team bus
- The coach set off on his 450 km journey home after forgetting the player
- Hoban was seen waving his arms and calling after the coach when he disappeared
- He failed to grab the carriage and jumped into a passer’s car to chase him
- The incident came after Cluj Academica defeated Clinceni in the Romanian top flight
CFR Cluj star Ovidiu Hoban was spotted along the street trying to flag his team bus after it drove off without him.
The 38-year-old midfielder was seen waving his arms in the air and calling after the coach as he disappeared into the distance.
The hilarious incident came after Cluj defeated Academica Clinceni 1-0 in the Romanian top flight on Thursday.
CFR Cluj star Ovidiu Hoban was forced to run down the street after his team bus forgot about him
The team coach – who forgot to wait for Hoban – set off on the 450 km journey back home and headed for the sunset without worry.
However, the driver had clearly forgotten to wait for the filmed midfielder Sport.Ro Running down the street in his club tracksuit on Thursday evening.
Onlookers laughed at the hilarious situation as Hoban frantically waved his arms and ran after the bus that began a six and a half hour ride.
Realizing he would never catch up with the coach, Hoban pulled out his phone to call his teammates.
When he realized he wouldn’t be making the bus, he stopped to call his teammates
However, a passerby stopped to lend a hand – he drove a white Renault Clio to offer a lift
The midfielder quickly jumped up and started chasing the stranger after the team bus
To the Hoban’s delight, a passerby stopped to lend a hand – he drove a white Renault Clio to offer the Romanian a lift.
The midfielder quickly jumped up and started chasing the stranger after the team bus.
The incident came after table top player Cluj Academica Clinceni knocked off their clash on Thursday.
Catalin Itu provided the all-important goal to beat sixth place Academica Clinceni 1-0.
Hoban – who joined the club in 2017 from Israeli Hapoel Beer Sheva – only came off the bench with 12 minutes to go.
Despite replacing Alexandru Chipciu in the 78th minute, Hoban’s off-field efforts proved to be more noticeable.