Juventus may be celebrating a famous win against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League tonight, but it certainly wasn’t Giorgio Chiellini’s finest hour.
Watch the video below from BT Sport showing the experienced Italian centre-back go to ground play-acting on two occasions against Atletico.
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Both times Chiellini really seemed to make the most of minimal contact from his opponents, in what is truly embarrassing behaviour from someone who’s meant to be something of a defensive hard-man.
Less of this nonsense next time please, Giorgio.