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And finally… memories

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

Sad news came from China this week that former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tioté had died from a heart attack aged just 30. During his 139 appearances for the Magpies he scored only one goal – you don’t need us to explain the backstory, just enjoy it once more. Rest in peace, Cheick.

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And finally… bold

 To Denmark for this week’s And finally… where Odense Boldklub hosted Helsingborg in a friendly. Anders Randrup brought the occasion to life with this truly remarkable own goal, beating his own keeper from 30-plus yards…

And finally… Micai Mouse

To Serie B for this week’s And finally… where Salernitana goalie Alessandro Micai scored a bizarre own goal while attempting an eye-catching diving-punch. Michai’s tom foolery cost the Salerno side dearly as Benevento took all three points.

And finally… Rover the bar

Seeing a penalty ballooned into the stands is a simple pleasure and the subject of this week’s And finally… Bristol Rovers forward Jonson Clarke-Harris provides the laughs with what he described as “one really bad penalty”. He scored the other, mind.

And finally… Powerdrive

Lechia Gdansk might be be getting a letter from NASA after Konrad Michalak threatened the International Space Station with this orbital drive against Górnik Zabrze in the Polish Cup. Luckily for Michalak Lechia hung on for a 2-1 win.

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