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Monday, June 24, 2013
Dirk Nowitzki flops in charity soccer match
, who has been vocal about how the NBA's enforcement of flopping, showed off his skills -- or lack thereof -- on the subject during a charity soccer match on Sunday in Würzburg, Germany.
Nowitzki faked a fall during the match and was awarded a penalty kick during the match against an all-star team captained by FC Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer.
“As a professional sportsman, you are in a fortunate position of earning a lot of money and being a role model,” Nowitzki told the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung of the charity match.
Alas, Dirk's all-stars lost the match, 8-7.