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Watch: PSG’s Aurier Embroiled In Controversy Again Following Bizarre Celebration

Ivory Coast's Serge Aurier (top) heads the ball next to Mali's Diadie Samassekou during the World Cup 2018 football qualification match between Ivory Coast and Mali at the Stade de la Paix in Bouake on October 8, 2016. / AFP / ISSOUF SANOGO (Photo credit should read ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images)

What can one say about PSG’s flying full-back, Serge Aurier? He constantly defies explanation.

In his latest newsworthy act, the Ivory Coast international saved the life of Mali forward Moussa Doumbia in a World Cup qualifier.

Aurier acted quickly and decisively to prevent Doumbia swallowing his tongue after being knocked unconscious in a collision with Lamine Kone. Recognising the danger, Aurier put Doumbia on his side, before yanking his tongue.

But, not content with leaving the pitch a hero, Aurier controversially made a cut-throat gesture when celebrating his team’s third goal.

It’s behaviour to make even Aurier-watchers aghast.

Video credit: The Mirror

The Ivorian has already had an eventful 2016. Last month he was sentenced to two months in prison for an assault on a police offer, he called star teammate Angel Di Maria a ‘clown’ and was almost shown the door in Paris after using homophobic language to describe his former coach, Laurent Blanc.

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Quite simply, what is he playing at?

Daniel Rey, Pundit Arena

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