Throughout sports history there have been plenty of flops.
LeBron James does it in the NBA, and even soccer stars as great as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have done it, too. But nothing quite compares to what Danko Lazovic did while playing in Hungary for the the club Videoton.
As a former player on the Serbian national team, Lazovic has played in big games and been in the national spotlight, but now he might always be known as “the flopper.”
After getting tripped up by an opposing Budapest Honvéd FC player, Lazovic goes down—and then just keeps going, and going. Put it this way: Lazovic won’t win any Academy Awards for his acting on this one:
Lazovic might not live this down for a while, but one thing’s for sure in the sports world: Someone else will flop again soon—just maybe not as ridiculous as this one.