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And finally… panenk-nah

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

The panenka style penalty is a risky business – get it right and you look suave leaving the keeper scrambling. Get it wrong and you look like, well, you look like Swansea City’s Bersant Celina at the Hawthorns this week. Truly terrible.

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And finally… panenk-nah II

Why anyone gets involved with panenka style-penalties, despite the many high profile videos in recent years showing how risky they are, is beyond us. This week Venezuelan Brendix Parra was sacked by his club after this disastrous contribution to panenka lore – costing his side their place in the Copa Sudamericana. 

And finally… LVP#2

LA Galaxy’s Michael Ciani treats us to a stylish own goal for this week’s And finally… Ciani tied himself in knots before back-heeling the ball into his own net. Luckily, an unknown Swedish striker scored a hat-trick to save the game for LA.

And finally… paid to do this

Orlando Pirates ‘keeper Wayne Sandilands stakes his claim for a spot in our And finally… Hall of Fame this week with a truly atrocious piece of control. His faffery put the Pirates 1-0 down, but luckily they managed to scrape a draw…

And finally… dummheit

Bayern Munich put five past Frankfurt this week in a one-sided affair. Amidst the pummelling however, was this gem of a miss from from Sandro Wagner. Somehow skewing it wide from two yards…

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