In a EURO 2016 quarter final match played yesterday in Bordeaux, Germany defeated Italy on penalty to reach the semi final in the ongoing 2016 European Championship in France. The match ended 1-1 in the regulation time with Germany scoring in the first half of the match through Mesut Ă-zil while Italy equalized later in the second half through a penalty kick that was awarded for Boateng's handball.
The thirty minutes extra time ended with no goal from the either side. Then it becomes inevitable that the match winner will be decided on a penalty shootout. That was where Simeon Zaza decided to break the internet by producing one of the most hilarious penalty shoot of all time. What would have easily been one of the best penalty of all times ended up skiing off the stadium to provide internet users and the world's medias the opportunity to troll the Juventus striker with all kinds of funny memes. Watch the original video and the memes below.
Zaza Hilarious Penalty In The EURO 2016 Semi Final
You don't do such exaggerated dance and still miss your kick. A Reddit user puts it this way - Everything being considered. Him being subbed on, for the sole purpose of taking the penalty. An Italian player falling to the pitch to make sure that play stopped long enough for him to be subbed on. That obnoxious f**cking run up. Then the terrible miss, I laughed so hard i nearly passed out.
To have been brought on late in the second half of the extra time for the purpose of the penalty shootout, it means he is probably one of the best in the game. What really happened is beyond explanation. Maybe one of those things that was never meant to be. But whatever the case maybe, the truth is that we were thoroughly entertained