Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
The life of a keeper
by Samuel Charles, January 24th, 2013 10:51PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  off the post, video

MOST COMMENTED

[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] A player mocks a keeper for his abject failure between the posts in Turkey while a netminder in Brazil makes a comically sarcastic save on a weak penalty, such is the life of a goalkeeper.

The victim in our first clip is Scott Carson of Bursaspor, who made over 100 appearances in goal for West Brom, and even had four caps for England. He made a meal of this thoroughly accidental pop shot by Semih Senturk, who was credited with the goal in this 3-0 win by Fenerbahce.

The Turkish international seems quite eager to congratulate Carson for his assist …



Carson’s peer in net, Deola, exacted some hilarious revenge for the keeper’s union, across the globe in Brazil’s lower divisions.

Trailing 4-1, Fabricio Ceara of Salgueiro FC gets cute with a Panenka penalty kick down the middle, and after making one of the easiest saves of his career Vitoria’s keeper channels the goalkeeping ghost of Charlie Chaplin.

Absolutely classic…



Ten seconds extra for men in uniform even lower on the totem pole.

This referee executed a textbook slide tackle in a friendly between Shakhtar Donetsk and Zenit Saint Petersburg this week…



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Video Pick: Week 8 delivers best MLS golazos of 2015 so far    
Week 8 having produced a season-high 28 goals, it's no surprise these might be the best ...
What They're Saying: St. Mirren captain Steven Thompson    
"It sounds stupid now but for banter I grabbed one of the poles and pretended I ...
What They're Saying: Cuauhtemoc Blanco    
"When I'm mayor, I won't make mistakes with you." -- Cuauhtemoc Blanco, former Mexican star and ...
Road to Vancouver: Canada takes Matheson    
Host Canada named its 23-player squad for the Women's World Cup. In the big news, head ...
MLS Power Rankings: Red Bulls still on top, barely    
A high-scoring weekend moved several teams up Soccer America's MLS Power Rankings, but unbeaten New York ...
Europe in a Nutshell: Bayern clinches while world watches EPL    
Andrea Pirlo looks good losing; Watford's reality TV promotion; Champions League tidbits. Plus, why an insignificant ...
USL: Four unbeaten teams all triumph    
The Rochester Rhinos extended their unbeaten run to six matches with a 2-0 victory against the ...
What They're Saying: Jose Mourinho    
"I think boring is 10 years without a title -- that's boring. If you support a ...
U.S. Paralympic team prepping for world championship     
Coach Stuart Sharp has named a 16-player roster for the U.S. Paralympic national team's April 29-May ...
MLS Week 8: Altidore breaks out with two golazos    
Jozy Altidore scored his first two goals since opening with two goals in his debut with ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives