Buzzing on Yahoo Sports:

Dirty Tackle

Marco Fabian busts out a mock execution goal celebration

Ryan Bailey
Dirty Tackle

Mexican Primera División sides Chivas and Tecos met on Saturday night, with the former coming out 5-2 winners thanks in part to a Marco Fabian hat-trick. The prolific midfielder poured a scalding bucket of controversy on proceedings, however, when he celebrated the second strike by unloading his finger gun into the forehead of teammate Alberto Medina.

In a country where there were over 15,000 recorded murders last year alone, this doesn't seem like an incredibly smart thing to do. A Chivas spokesperson was quick to concur with the general condemnation of this display of poor taste:

"The players who participated in this celebration will be called to account because they are role model for children and youth of our country."

In the canon of dumb celebrations — which includes David Norris' handcuff gesture and not-a-drug-taker Robbie Fowler's line-sniffing antics — this ranks pretty highly. Hopefully, if Fabian learns anything from this experience, it's that the glorification of drug-related violence should be left where it belongs — Hollywood cinema.

Other popular stories on Yahoo! Sports:
Soccer-player wannabe makes move on Shakira
English league worried about American ownership
Analyst Steve Young caught in awkward moment

Win cash prizes, pick a fantasy roster for just one day, join in minutes!

Learn how to play

Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
NFL $350K Baller [$50K to 1st] 13384/39773 $10 $350000 Sunday 1:00 PM Enter
NFL $40K Tournament [Single Entry] 2776/9091 $5 $40000 Sunday 1:00 PM Enter
NBA $6K Tournament [$600 to 1st] 269/6818 $1 $6000 Tomorrow 7:00 PM Enter
View Comments (0)