Fenerbahce's Dirk Kuyt and Swansea's Jonathan de Guzman collided like two trains in the night during the Netherlands' training session on Tuesday, leaving both men in bad shape. Neither of them played in the following day's friendly against Portugal.
De Guzman was stretchered off with a concussion that will also keep him out of Swansea's season opener against Manchester United on Saturday. And Kuyt's eyelid required stitches, making him look even more like Sloth from The Goonies...
This has been the Dirty Tackle of the Day: a chronicling of unfortunate events.
- Sports & Recreation
- Jonathan de Guzman
- Dirk Kuyt