Twitter customers mockingly urged a “miracle” occurred throughout Italy’s Euro 2020 quarter-final sport towards Belgium on Friday.
Italy’s Ciro Motionless rolled round on the sector in obvious agony after a seemingly innocuous penalty field second with Belgium’s Jan Vertonghen.
However when Motionless’s teammate Nicolo Barella scored a objective to provide Italy the lead simply seconds later, he shortly jumped to his ft to have a good time.
Italy received the sport 2-1 and can now face Spain within the semi-final of the European Championship match on Tuesday.
Video of Motionless’s play-acting went viral on Twitter, garnering tens of millions of views and loads of anger in regards to the unsporting habits:
“The euphoria of the objective, possibly masked the ache?” BBC presenter Mike Bushell joked on air Saturday morning.
Others booted related gags on the soccer star:
Humorous how Motionless is magically healed as Barella scores lol
— Ben Lloyd 🏴🇵🇱🏴 (@lloydben7) July 2, 2021
Hahaha at Motionless getting up as soon as the objective went in
— Duncan Alexander (@oilysailor) July 2, 2021
Motionless was on the bottom screaming like he was MORTALLY WOUNDED after which Barella scored and he is like nm I am good.
— Kevin 🀄🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 (@miasancanada) July 2, 2021