Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba’s profession could be over after the 31-year-old endured a horrendous injured leg up the Shanghai derby at the weekend.

The Senegalese marksman went head to head with SIPG shield and chief Sun Xiang in the 63rd moment of his side’s 2-1 Chinese Super League triumph.

As the pair fell, Ba’s left leg was gotten between the turf and his adversary’s boot, twisting at a sickening point and afterward seeming to snap grimly beneath the knee.