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Way More than a Game: We're With You, Laura Bassett!

No one could have seen it coming. The stoppage time own-goal scored by England’s Laura Bassett which sealed her team’s doom and ushered Japan into the final of the 2015 Women’s World Cup. 357 more words


The Beautiful Game Can Be Cruel: Notes From The World Cup Semi-Finals

The beautiful game can be cruel. Just ask the French – losers on penalty kicks to an inferior German squad. Or England, who battled the defending champion Japanese to a draw until an own goal sent them packing with a minute left in injury time.  421 more words



Ninety seconds left
Then we’ll win in extra time
I’ll just clear this ball


The worst ever own goal ever seen.


WATCH: Aurelien Chedjou and a flying own goal under zero pressure

Aurelien Chedjou hates when his goalkeeper catches the ball.

That’s the only explanation as to why the Lille defender scored this own goal whilst in uniform for Cameroon this week. 51 more words


Late Own-Goal Denies Courageous Terriers

An own-goal in the dying seconds of the game denied Bedlington Terriers all three points against Marske United at Welfare Park. 713 more words