Balloon Boy 2: Kid’s Inflatable Defeats Liverpool

Earlier today, English Premier League player Darren Bent of Sunderland sent a shot deflected off a balloon past Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina in the fifth minute to give Sunderland a 1-0 lead and eventual win by the same score.

Darren Brent Deflected Balloon Goal Against Liverpool

Amazingly, you can actually see on the game telecast the boy who punched the balloon (beach ball) onto the field.

Liverpool Balloon Boy

(Bartman? Anyone?)

With the result equaling Liverpool’s four-straight loss, I’m assuming he’ll be under armed police guard for the next few weeks.

Darren Brent Deflected Balloon Goal Against Liverpool

Video after the jump.

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