This past Sunday, De Graafschap were relegated from the Dutch Eredivisie following a 1-1 draw at home against FC Den Bosch. Nobody outside of the three people who follow De Graafschap really cared about that, though. What everyone did care about, however, was the ridiculously moving image we got after the game.
On the heels of his team's defeat, De Graafschap midfielder Rogier Meijer sat on the pitch looking like his world had ended. His sadness reverberated throughout the entire stadium and, really, could almost be felt by the folks watching him hang his head.
And then, in the midst of that sad, depressing picture, this happened:
Frankly, if the above video doesn’t move you, your heart is probably made of ice.
Photo Credit: Caught Offside
(Kudos Yahoo! Sports)