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And finally… the best/worst of 2015

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

We’ve been spoilt with And finally this year, with 2015 providing us with a cornucopia of defensive mishaps, goalkeeping blunders and astonishing own goals from across world football. We’ve picked out our favourite five of the year.

1) And finally… Rob Earnshaw’s field goal

 

2) And finally… stumbles and strops

3) And finally… from far and wide

4) And finally… it was the Brest of times, it was the worst of times

5) And finally… defenders making decisions #427

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And finally… Pepehands

Lille’s Nicolas Pepe is our latest entrant into the dodgey penalty section of the And finally… archive seen her dragging his shot meekly wide against Amiens. The penalty looked a bit iffy, with hints of a dive, so maybe it was for the best.

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.

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