Luke McCormick, the former British goalkeeper was born in Coventry during 1983. The beginnings of his career bore some sort of strange familiarity to that of a Hollywood movie. Followed closely by way of Sky Sports news, McCormick began his career during the 2003- 2004 season as the backup for Romain Larrieu. Stepping up to his spot, McCormick acquired 7 consecutive clean sheets and proceeded to set a brand new club record. All the Plymouth Argyle supporters additionally voted him the most promising gamer of the year. He ended up being then sent on loan to Boston United with League Two during October 2004, through Bobby Williamson who had been then the Plymouth Argyle manager.

He then moved to Leicester City F. C along with Ian Holloway, the previous Plymouth Argyle Manager. His career chart rose steadily and regularly from then on and McCormick provided amazing shows during the final matches of 2007-2008 season.

The cloud settled on his career when in June 7th, 2008, Luke McCormick ended up being arrested on suspicion involving leading to death by dangerous driving while he had been on his way back from a former team mates wedding. The Central Motorway Police Group, which was responsible for arresting McCormick, reported McCormick’s Range Rover collided along with a Toyota Previa leading to the death of Aaron as well as Ben Peak of ages ten as well as eight respectively.

The driver of the vehicle had been the children’s father who was severely injured and also has to be taken to the Hospital Of North Staffordshire. It was then found that he received sustained multiple fractures in the neck, ribs and his back and his lungs were also swollen. The other three passengers inside the Previa were cared for with regard to modest injuries.

He had been charged along with two counts of death caused by dangerous driving, driving together with alcohol in his blood and also driving without having insurance coverage by the Staffordshire Police the very next day. On June 9 he had been presented before the Fenton Magistrate Court and also was granted conditional bail. On June 16 he showed up before the Stroke-on-Trent Crown Court in which the charges on driving with no insurance ended up dropped against him. This particular case was finally tried during October 2008 when he was sentenced to seven years and four months of jail period.

Sky Sports news reported the fact that Luke McCormick pleaded guilty over the charges registered towards him. The quantity of alcohol found in his blood was two times the actual permissible drink and drive limit. McCormick admitted to have gotten asleep on the wheel that night which resulted in the horrific crash.

The actual aftershocks of this incident started when on 22nd July, 2008 Plymouth Argyle terminated Luke McCormick�s agreement of goalkeeper in just a month of the crash. It had been told to media people including Sky Sports News that the contract had been cancelled upon mutual consent. He had also been suspended with Plymouth at the start of the month and ended up asked not to attend the pre-season training.

Controversy continues to surround Luke McCormick even today. He caused some sort of storm the moment his prison team officials delivered a new request towards the south Devon League so that he could possibly perform in the Division Two side. Within a review in Sky Sports news it was observed that a few South Devon League officials were definitely displeased with this request as they feel that McCormick ought to be punished with regard to his deed and not be permitted to spend some time enjoying football.