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Top Five (5) Most Brutal Moments in Soccer History (Pictures)

 

 We all know soccer is a game of beauty, but some players just can't contain the frustration that the sport brings. We've witnessed some crazy moments of frustration in the football landscape over the last few decades. We take a look at the five most brutal moments in football history: 

 

 1. Suárez bite 

 

 Uruguayan striker Luiz Suárez made headlines across Europe after biting PSV's ball The act of violence by Otman Bakkal. Suarez was a hit for football fans around the world. However, this wasn't the only time Suárez sank his teeth into an opponent's body. 

 

 The sensational striker bit Branislav Ivanovic during Liverpool's Premier League defeat by Chelsea at Anfield in 2013. Italy defender Chiellini also put his name on Suarez's tally list after sustaining a brutal bite at the 2014 World Cup had 

2. Zidane head Materazi

 


This is undoubtedly Zidane's unhappiest moment as a player. Zidane was sent off for planting his head on Materazzi's chest in the 2006 World Cup final, a game France lost on penalties. 

 

 Zidane was previously considered the favourite for the 2006 FIFA World Player of the Year award. That moment, however, ruined his chances of winning the most prestigious individual award of 2006, an award that went to Italian defender Cannavaro. 

 

 

 

 3. Cantona's wild kick 

 

 Manchester United striker Eric Cantona unleashed a shocking kick at Crystal Palace fan Matthew Simmons. 

 

 

 

 4. Diaby beat out Terry 

 

 Diaby beat out John Terry in Arsenal's 21st Carling Cup loss to Chelsea in 2007. 

 

 Terry was taken to the hospital by medical staff. Emotions filled the hearts of football fans around the world as no one knew what was coming next. Surprisingly, John Terry was seen on the pitch after the final whistle to celebrate with his teammates. 

 

 

 

 5. Talbot's scandalous foul 

 

 How would anyone try to explain this Talbot entry? This is unimaginable. 

 

 

 

 Which of these moments do you find the most brutal? Leave your comments and let's see what you think... Don't forget to share and like this article. Thank you!

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