WATCH as AC Milan star makes the worst tackle in football history

By Alex Taylor

Tackling is a fine art.

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The likes of Rio Ferdinand, Jamie Carragher and Sol Campbell all used to do it beautifully.

Gabriel Paletta

Gabriel Paletta sees red after reckless challenge

There are some players, however, that aren’t quite as gifted when it comes to winning the ball back.

AC Milan star Gabriel Paletta is one of those players…

Take a look at this cruncher:

Ouch!

Obviously Paletta received a straight red card for his troubles but not without leaving Luca Rigoni rolling in the turf.

Some people say that tackling is a dying art and after seeing that we reckon they’re right!

The worst thing is Gabriel walks off the pitch smiling! He could have broken his leg…

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