09 September 2008
Footballers Are Idiots: Fabián Espíndola Is No Gymnast
After scoring on the sixth minute for Real Salt Lake against the LA Galaxy on Saturday, Fabián Espíndola thought it would be fitting to do a cliché back flip celebration. Alas, in landing he broke his leg, and his goal was disallowed anyway. The irony is almost too much to bear. But it gets even better…
When Stupid Met Stupider:
After scoring the equalizer for the Galaxy in the eventual 2-2 draw, Bryan Jordan conducted a more successful version of the back flip without breaking any limbs. Rather than looking like the more gymnastic of the two, he just appeared to be the greater of two stupids.
Link: The Spoiler's Perspective