It's been a while since Nigel De Jong last maimed an opponent, but there are others out there keeping the tradition of foot-in-chest tackles alive.
Here we have a player going for a 50-50 ball who decides he would much rather jump into the sky like a proud Phoenix and kick his opponent in the chest. He succeeds in that goal, sending his victim to the ground in pain and earning a yellow card for his efforts.
Somewhere, Nigel De Jong is completely oblivious to this incident.
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