Liverpool‘s Kolo Toure has been the Premier League’s laughing stock for some time now, but last night he took his comedy value to a completely new level.
The Red’s 3-2 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage, which put them within four points of league leaders Chelsea, should have been the major talking point of the evening’s Premier League fixtures.
But instead, in true Kolo Toure fashion, it was the Ivorian defender who stole the headlines with two moments of madness.
Firstly, he sliced a clearance in to his own net to give Fulham a 1-0 lead. Then he somehow managed to take out referee Phil Dowd in what has to be the most bizarre incident seen on a football pitch for some time.
In the words of Miley Cyrus, he came in like a wrecking ball…