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11 Most bizarre injuries suffered by footballers

Read Sport Logo By Michael Oliver of Read Sport | Slide 1 of 12: Most injuries in football are unavoidable given the nature of the game, but every now and then, footballers are stricken by the most bizarre circumstances. We take a look at the most bizarre injury causes in football history.

11 Most bizarre injuries suffered by footballers

Carlos Tevez is in trouble with his club, Boca Juniors, after he got injured whilst playing in a prison football match.

Tevez was visiting his half-brother in prison when he got involved in a recreational game of football, during which, he picked up a calf strain.

The injury could see Tevez miss next week’s Copa Libertadores group clash with Colombian side Junior F.C, which has left Boca ‘furious’ with the striker.

Tevez isn’t the only footballer to be stricken by a bizarre injury, in fact, plenty of players have found themselves out of action after hurting themselves in a strange manner

We’ve taken a look at the most bizarre injuries in football history:

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