Michy Batshuayi has provided arguably the funniest blooper of the World Cup and in doing so, he’s become an internet sensation – for all the wrong reasons.
The Belgium striker sealed his place in World Cup infamy after a truly hilarious goal celebration fail.
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Trying to celebrate teammate Adnan Januzaj’s winning goal against England, the 24-year-old got it horribly wrong.
The image of the youngster blasting the ball off the post and back onto his face is now likely to haunt him for some time.
Unsurprisingly, memes of the Belgian have flooded social media, with loan club Borussia Dortmund among the long list of posters to poke fun at the striker.
You will be known as Memey Batshuayi from now on sorry mate
— BVB Network (@BVB_Network) June 28, 2018
— Paul 🇬🇧 (@rhodesi24) June 28, 2018
There has been some incredible moments in this tournament, but…
Michy Batshuayi celebrating a goal by kicking the ball off the post and straight into his own face beats them all 😂👏🏼 https://t.co/7j2PV9ICex
— SPORTbible (@sportbible) June 28, 2018
Batshuayi kicking the ball off the post into his own face after there goal is the highlight of the world cup so far
— ʙᴇɴ (@BenKritsos) June 28, 2018
RT FlFAWC2018: BATSHUAYI Celebrating Belgium goal is the funniest thing you will watch tonight 😂😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/CatuhTVmOi
— TSUMatchDay (@TSUMatchDay) June 28, 2018
The poor guy, it’s going to take him a long time to live this one down.