This is a story from the FSF archive – the FSF and SD merged to become the FSA in 2019.
We were tempted to bring you some sublime skills in this week’s …and finally – we thought we’d probably been a bit unfair on the pros in recent weeks, only highlighting their cock-ups and ridiculous clangers, and that perhaps showing you the odd belting goal would do something to redress the balance.
But then we saw this defender scoring an own-goal with his backside from 15 yards, and all those thoughts went straight out the window!
Vitor Hugo is the offending party, scoring for Portuguesa de Desportos against his own Santo Andre in the Brazilian second division. Bravo, Vitor.
Pre-season is coming to a close and with it the paucity of And finally… contenders. Thanks this week then to Eibar full-back José Ángel this classic own goal. The despairing dive from his keeper really ties it all together.
84.7% of fans in our 2017 National Supporters agreed that introduction of the goal-line tech in English football had been a success. Pity then, Red Star Belgrade who have no such luxuries as this long ranged effort was not given. Shocking from the officials.