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And finally… striker scores bullet header

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

South Africa look set to miss out on Brazil 2014 thanks to a bullet header from Bernard Parker…into his own goal. “Oh my God,” the Kaizer Chiefs striker almost certainly didn’t say as it ripped past his own keeper.

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