'Touching the trophy' curse strikes again in Europa League final?

Dimtri Payet cries after Marseille's 3-0 Europa League final defeat to Atletico Madrid.

(CNN)Footballers are known to be a superstitious bunch.

From only stepping onto the pitch with a certain foot to spitting gum into the opposition's half, many have their own individual pre-match rituals.
However, there is one superstition which everybody can agree on: Don't touch the trophy before a final!