When Rugby And Soccer Collide, This Is What You Get

When Rugby And Soccer CollideMany of soccer’s critics will lambaste the sport for not being tough enough.  That is when soccer purists will tell you that if you do not like the lack of physicality, then you can go watch rugby.  Why can’t we all just get along?

Well now we can, thanks to this guy.

His brilliantly creative move has allowed us to figure out a way to implement the hard hitting action of rugby into the beautiful game of soccer.  And the best part of it all is that it remains true to soccer’s chief rule, which forbids the use of hands.

Introducing the headbutt tackle.

We should also note that the tackle was made by Burnley goalkeeper Brian Jensen during a game against Wolverhampton.  Way to use your head Jensen!

Hat Tip – [Dirty Tackle]

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