TOTTENHAM defender Cristian Romero reveled in Harry Maguire’s own goal as he celebrated in the face of the Manchester United captain.
the Red Devil The centre-back had his sliding clearance all wrong as he put the ball into his own net in the 72nd minute to level the game at Old Trafford to 2-2.
Maguire tried to remove the threat while Romero waited in the middle to meet a Son Heung-min cross.
But the England international, plagued by inconsistent performances this season, steered past the helpless David De Gea.
And Romero quickly put salt in the 29-year-old’s wounds by getting on his knees and yelling in his face.
Fans were quick to comment on the incident on social media, with one user tweeting, “Romero just laughed at Maguire because we’re such a prank club.”
Another said: “Romero with some s***housery on Maguire’s face there.”
A third added: “Look Romero celebrating LOOOL in the face of Maguire.”
This supporter then wrote: “Is there a certain pin between Cristian Romero and Maguire? He absolutely loved rubbing that in his face…”
Meanwhile, one simply stated: “Romero is a troll lmao nobody takes Maguire seriously.”
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Gary Neville commented on Maguire’s own goal in Sky Sports’ commentary, noting: “The misery for Harry Maguire continues.”
But luckily for Maguire, his mistake didn’t affect the game as Cristiano Ronaldo snapped him out.
The Portuguese striker made it 3-2 for United in the 81st minute which turned out to be the winning goal.
Ronaldo scored a stunning hat-trick in the Theater of Dreams with the 37-year-old Breaking the deadlock in the first half after an insistent 25-yard drive.
Harry Kane’s equalizer gave Ronaldo United a 2-1 lead from close range after plugging in a Jadon Sancho pass.
the five-time Ballon d’Or winner is the second-oldest player to have scored a hat-trick in the Premier League, behind only former United and Spurs icon Terry Sheringham.
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