It’s a scene that would look less out of place in a comedy movie than sporting match.
A video has gone viral of an injured football player being dropped not once, but twice, by medics as they attempt to stretcher him to the sideline.
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The incident occurred in one of Greece’s premier football leagues after a player hit the ground and was awarded a free kick.
Although fans began to argue and accuse the player of faking his injury, the medics took his prolonged presence on the ground as a sign to bring out the stretcher.
A slip and slide, tug of war, then played out as the medic’s attempted to stretcher the man to the sidelines.