The 10 Craziest Temper Tantrums in Soccer History

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The 10 Craziest Temper Tantrums in Soccer History
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We all know that many football players are prima donnas, and, often, they cannot take a little bit of strife on the pitch.

In other words, not enough footballers are tough enough to keep their composure when things don't go their way. For every Carles Puyol or Grant Holt, there are many more players like Nani or Pepe (sorry Portugal) who cannot cope with any contact or bad refereeing decisions.

The solution for these players and other players like them is usually to whine to either their opponent, the referee or simply the stadium around them. It may be sad, but if often makes for some pretty good viewing.

Let's look back at 10 of the more notable meltdowns in recent football history.

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