He dived! Hilarious moment MP tumbles to the ground while showing off soccer ...

He dived! Hilarious moment a politician stumbles to the ground while attempting to show off his soccer skills in front of schoolgirls NSW MP John Sidoti has fallen in a footwork mishap against a team of schoolgirls The Sport Minister blamed his 'pointed shoes' for his embarrassing blooper NSW government has come out in support of Australia's 2023 WWC bid 

By Jackson Barron For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 03:02 BST, 1 August 2019 | Updated: 05:07 BST, 1 August 2019

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An MP has taken a tumble while showing off his soccer skills to a group of schoolgirls.

NSW Sport Minister John Sidoti was at Parliament House in Sydney to announce the state government's support of Australia's bid to host the Women's Football World Cup in 2023.

He was joined by Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Tourism Stuart Ayres for the announcement, wearing Australian football jerseys with each of the politicians' surnames printed on the back.

Mr Sidoti then took an opportunity to show off his footwork in front of schoolgirls and Matildas players - with disastrous results.

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