Alessio Cerci (Torino) cries on pitch after missing penalty to secure European football [Vine & best tweets]
There was crazy drama in the final few minutes of the Serie A season on Sunday night.
Alessio Cerci, of Italy and Torino, had the opportunity to bring European football back to Torino with a stoppage time penalty at Fiorentina, with the score at 2-2.
One of the players of the season, Cerci stepped up and had his penalty saved, which meant Parma would enter the Europa League instead.
He couldn’t hold back the tears after bottling it at the crucial moment.
Vines of the penalty and the weeping can be seen above the best tweets.
Cerci missed the penalty that would have sent Torino into Europa League!! In the last minute!!! Parma get the last spot instead!
— Julien Laurens (@LaurensJulien) May 18, 2014
Alessio Cerci misses the chance to take Torino into the Europa League with a penalty against his former club. Drama.
— Paolo Bandini (@Paolo_Bandini) May 18, 2014
Cerci crying his soul out
— Tancredi Palmeri (@tancredipalmeri) May 18, 2014
Take note Prandelli Cerci should not take a penalty in the world Cup
— Rami Keserwany (@rami_k91) May 18, 2014