Stupid injuries are the best. Gotta love rich athletes absolutely humiliating themselves.
Enter Fabian Espindola.
He's a pretty good soccer player for Real Salt Lake in Major League Soccer.
In a game against Los Angeles Beckhams Galaxy, Espindola scored an apparent 6th-minute goal. So excited he attempts one of his customary back-flips, only to break his leg on the landing.
Ouch."I'm embarrassed, "said Espindola, who celebrated goals with a flip since his days as a youth player in Argentina. "I'm never going to do that again. I don't know what happened. I've done it a million times. If I would have known I never would have done it."
Even worse, his goal was disallowed for offsides.