Charity Match: NBA Star Dirk Nowitzki Replicates Simone Zaza’s Godawful Euro 2016 Penalty Miss In Painstaking Detail (Video)

Chris Wright

28th, July 2016


Euro 2016 may have been and gone but the window for taking the rise out of Simone Zaza’s truly woeful penalty against Germany in the quarter-finals is far from closed.

Indeed, towering NBA star Dirk Nowitzki – himself of the German persuasion – poked fun at the Italian striker’s dismal spot-kick during Wednesday evening’s ‘Champions for Charity’ exhibition game in Mainz by faithfully recreating it right down to the last painstaking detail…

Nicely done. Good feet for a big man/human electricity pylon (Nowitzki is 7ft tall).

Here’s the Zaza original again – purely for comparison’s sake, you understand…

It just gets better and better sillier and sillier.

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