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Photo of the day: Brandi Chastain

Brandi Chastain fell to the ground in relief after scoring a second-half equalizer against Germany in the quarterfinals of the 1999 World Cup. It is widely known as ‘the redemption goal,’ because in the 5th minute, Chastain made an errant back pass to Briana Scurry, resulting in an own goal that gave Germany the lead. 27 more words

USWNT

Boro Took the Mick, Mowatt Took the Chance, Leeds Took the Points - by Rob Atkinson

This blog has had plenty to say over the past few months about the Football League and its attitude towards Leeds United. That’s a bone of contention that goes back many years, to the days of the late and, quite frankly, unlamented Alan Hardaker. 905 more words

Football

Defender scores one of the worst own goals ever from 40 yards away

Own goals happen, sometimes to the best defenders, but it’s rare to see one that is this bad and from this far away from his own goal. 67 more words

Soccer

Top 10 Own Goals of All Time

Best Own Goal Bloopers Ever in Football History

VIDEO: Paul Dummett expertly heads over his keeper for own goal

Well this one’s about as goofy as it gets in the Premier League.

With Newcastle leading 1-0, defender Paul Dummett attempted to head a ball back to keeper Jak Alnwick. 72 more words

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