(Video) Outrage in Germany after goat mistreated by ecstatic player

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Nigerian striker Anthony Ujah, from German side FC Köln, is in hot water with his team-mates and animal rights groups after a bizarre goal celebration.

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After scoring a crucial goal in his team’s 4-2 win over Eintracht Frankfurt, Ujah sprited to the sidelines and grabbed a goat’s horns. The goat is Koln’s official mascot.

German media and social networks have attacked Ujah, accusing him of animal abuse. Many fans have called for the player to be suspended, while animal activists have described the scene as “pure torture”.

In the clip below you can see the player’s celebration…  Has it been blown out of proportion or is it animal abuse?


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