Originally written on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 11/20/14

Recently, at a soccer match in Isfahan, Iran, while fans were throwing trash and other objects on the pitch, a player picked up what he thought was just a random piece of trash and tossed it off the field. Just seconds after it left his hand and hit the ground, it exploded. Turns out, it wasn’t trash, it was a grenade. This guy is so lucky he didn’t get his hand blown off and, from the looks of it, nobody was injured.

The YouTube description reads as follows:

During a local club match in Isfahan,Iran some spectators threw a hand grenade on field,a player found it and thought it was some other object and threw it on sidelines just in time,if he had done this a few seconds later his hand would have been blasted.The game was called off and police have started investigating this case.

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5 Comments:
  • And the dems think that iran is not a dangerous country....
  • what a novel way to liven up an otherwise boring game...
  • Dang, no wonder soccer never caught on in the states - too dangerous!
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