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Michael Orozco opened up a giant blood pit on Chucky Lozano’s ankle

Dirty Tackle of the Day In just the 12th minute of Friday night’s Liga MX match between Tijuana and Pachuca, U.S. international Michael Orozco planted his boot in the ankle of 21-year-old Hirving “Chucky” Lozano, opening up a horrifying wound. With Celta Vigo scouts reportedly in the stands to see him, Lozano had to be stretchered …

This kid is the next Joey Barton

A next-level Dirty Tackle of the Day Alright, before I say anything, just watch this video: WTF, kid?!?! Let’s break the pure insanity of this video. This isn’t even a match—it’s just three kids, each with their own ball, running what appears to be some sort of informal race. The kid on the far right decides …

Atalanta player takes out his son with two-footed tackle

Dirty Tackle of the Day You don’t become a pro footballer by picking and choosing when you play hard and Atalanta striker Papu Gomez’s son learned this lesson the hard way. While playing with his father on the beach during the winter break, the younger Gomez was on the receiving end of a rather nasty two-footed …

18-year-old referee sucker punched for calling a penalty

A particularly vicious Dirty Tackle of the Day When a referee awards a penalty, there’s little that can be done to change their mind. One thing that definitely won’t work: running up and punching them in the face. In fact, this is guaranteed to make the situation infinitely worse. And yet, that’s what one player in …

David Luiz tackles unsuspecting Chelsea TV reporter

Dirty Tackle of the Day He’s got that look in his eye… Never let David Luiz lurk behind you. This is something everyone should know by now, but one Chelsea TV presenter didn’t learn until he got a surprise from a stone-faced Luiz while going about his business at the club’s Cobham training complex. Be sure …

Argentine footballer arrested for kicking fan

Dirty Tackle of the Day (Agencia Uno) Sebastian Pol, striker for Chilean club Audax Italiano, was arrested at full time of his side’s match against Universidad Catolica for kicking out at a fan. https://youtu.be/3FQEMIi0DLw Though Pol only appeared to make contact with his target’s arm after balancing atop a fence to get his kick, his action …