Basket
×

Your basket

Join The FSA

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.

This news story was originally sent via Fan Mail – the FSF’s weekly e-bulletin. Join the FSF for free today from this link and receive all email updates.

Related Articles

Sustain The Game: “No silver bullet” says Pompey chief exec

On Friday we launched our Sustain The Game! campaign and since then it has been endorsed by supporters and high-profile figures across the game – here Portsmouth chief executive Mark Catlin argues that regulation must be strengthened but there are no easy answers or “one size fits all” solutions…

And finally… a challenger appears

Already this season we’ve seen some ludicrous misses. This week FC Köln’s Sehrou Guirassy put his name for worst miss of the season – somehow missing from less than two yards while almost sending the ball back out for a throw-in. Incredible effort.

And finally… non-league madness

We won’t spoil this for you, just set the scene: Padiham (in blue) were 3-1 down to Widnes (yellow) in the North West Counties League in the 92nd minute this week before a truly ridiculous series of events unfolded…

And finally… self-sabotage

Have a look at this collective effort from Gintra who took on Barcelona in the Women’s Champions League this week. After a goalkeeping howler, three Gintra players are clear through on the now-open goal yet conspire against themselves to ruin it all…

Funding partners

  • The Football Association
  • Premier Leage Fans Fund

Partners

  • Gamble Aware
  • Co-operatives UK
  • FSE
  • Kick It Out
  • Level Playing Field
  • Living Wage Foundation
  • SD Europe