While a broken nose is a very sore injury to get, footballers play through it regularly. The usual rememedy is a mask that makes them look like Michael Myers from halloween. Demba Ba, like Nicholas Bendtner a while back, has personalised his frankenstein creation with his name and number.
Just as footballers start to get a bit of street cred for playing through injury, Ba has to go and dilute it by personalising his facemask. He was so close.