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And finally… he ‘chutes, he doesn’t score

This is a story from the FSF archive – the FSF and SD merged to become the FSA in 2019.

Pre-match entertainment from Ecuador where this week’s top-flight clash between Barcelona Guayaquil and LDU Quito was interrupted by an out of control parachutist who got his angles all wrong. Better still, the incident is captured entirely from the point of view of the thrill-seeker in question, Jose Sislema Merello. Marvellous.

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And finally… slicey

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And finally… fortuna extrem

Echoes of Jason Cundy at Portman Road in the nineties with this week’s And finally – a truly daft goal from Extremadura’s Carlos Pomares against Cadiz in La Liga II – a block tackle on the halfway sending the ball 50 yards over the Cadiz keeper.

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