His posture remained perfect as he tilted back in astonishment towards the point of no return.
Sabella regained his senses just in time to avoid crashing onto the turf – breaking into an impromptu stumble instead.
Watch the amusing incident below:
Predictably, Sabella’s misfortune was ridiculed by the Twitter masses and recreated in a series of memes.
— KOUMOKU (@KoumokuNanis) July 5, 2014
Sabella yo te vi bailando el limbo Jajajajajajajajajaja pic.twitter.com/W45ppji0a3
— Lud♥ (@LudBieb) July 5, 2014
Sabella knock out pic.twitter.com/qVOk247kaR
— Juan Persi (@leonelmartinezj) July 5, 2014
— C5N (@C5N) July 5, 2014
The best effort saw the goalkeeping heroics of Tim Howard combined with the kung-fu exploits of Klass Jan Huntelaar.
LOLOL — USA's Tim Howard saving Argentina's Sabella from falling after the Netherland's Huntelaar kicks him. pic.twitter.com/oO4X7CGfEF
— BuzzFeed Sports (@BuzzFeedSports) July 5, 2014
And a quick mention to the worst effort too…
sabella open your eyes pic.twitter.com/LXVnuXYUfJ
— AMNE (@aamnesico) July 5, 2014
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