Harry Styles’ Crotch: If the Shoe Fits … (Video)

One Direction heartthrob Harry Styles tries a painful footwear encounter on for size

Last Updated: February 27, 2013 @ 12:33 PM

One Direction heartthrob Harry Styles' crotch got the boot (or, rather, the shoe) during a recent concert stop in Glasgow, after a fan decided to let Styles walk a mile in his shoes — by nailing him in the crotch with some footwear.

The magic moment came after one shoe flew onto stage and, as Styles examined the errant object, a second shoe came hurtling toward him, connecting with Styles' tender bits and sending him crashing to the ground.

Is this regarded as a sign of affection in Scotland?

Luckily, Styles' man-zone made a quick recovery, and was back to not dating Taylor Swift in no time. Even so, that's a real kick in the…

Well, anyway, watch Styles take a hit in the video.