First XI

Bad losers

May 5, 2011
By Robin Hackett
Real Madrid have not reacted well to their Champions League exit to Barcelona, with conspiracy theories, videos of dubious calls and disparaging tweets from the likes of Rio Ferdinand and Rory McIlroy all employed as their PR machine went into meltdown.

Here, ESPNsoccernet selects a list of some of the other teams who have jettisoned their pride in the face of defeat.

Kuwait (1982)

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