Quite a moronic way to celebrate a goal. AEK Athens midfielder Giorgos Katidis apparently thought, what better way to celebrate than to invoke one the greatest monsters of history, Adolph Hitler.
He received a quick rebuke from politicians, fellow athletes and fans alike, reports the Associated Press, via the Huffington Post.
Per the AP:
The 20-year-old Katidis pleaded ignorance of the meaning of his gesture – right arm extended and hand straightened. He claimed on his Twitter account that he detests fascism.
Gotta love the puzzled look on teammate Roger Guerreiro’s face; like “Dude, what are you doing?