Moment of fair play by German league footballer Toni Munoz after being awarded a penalty
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If you thought sportsmanship was no long a part of the modern game of football then you are in for a very pleasant surprise
Cheating is unfortunately a part of the modern game, with certain players prepared to win by any means necessary.
But a video from the lower leagues of German football shows that fair play still exists, even if it is harder to find these days.
The clip comes from a match between FC Bocholt and Baumberg, and shows Timo Munoz latching onto a pass in the box.
At that very moment a Baumberg defender lunges at him in a bid to win the ball and appears to make contact with Munoz’s leg.
Losing his balance, the FC Bocholt striker falls to the ground and the referee understandably points to the spot.
Also understandably, the Baumberg players are enraged by the unfair decision and quickly surround the official to make their voices heard.
But it seems that their protests are falling on deaf ears, until Munoz …