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It’s often said that football at the highest level will come down to which players are willing to make the biggest sacrifices to win the game, but this is something of the next level from Duje Cop.
He is fully aware that he has an excellent chance to score against the Rangers here, but he will have to allow some of his most delicate parts of the body to crash hard against the goalpost:
Duje Cop scored for Standard Liege at Ibrox.
– Virgin Media Sport (@VMSportIE) December 3, 2020
BT Sport images
It probably wasn’t even worth it as the Rangers came straight up the other end and received a penalty to equalize, while you can see from the player’s reaction that this was a painful one.