You really think that's a more logical explanation?! haha
Go to 6.50 for the relevant moment.
He pats the badge, then points directly at himself and follows it up by pointing at the ground. These are a series of gestures that he obviously did for a reason, a series of gestures that obviously meant something, I'm just interested in interpreting them. I'm totally willing to accept that it might mean something different, which is why I asked if anyone else had any other interpretations. To be fair you did provide one with the "acknowledging his shooting accuracy" lol, though why you'd choose to make that statement after scoring a deflected goal I'm not quite sure.