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How to score an own goal on a penalty kick
by Samuel Charles, August 5th, 2013 12:29AM

TAGS:  off the post, video


[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] On Saturday in Mexico some helpful teammates demonstrate how to score a beautiful own goal on their own goalkeeper immediately after he'd saved a penalty kick.

Before we go any further, we’ve been meaning to share the stylish new hairdo of Liverpool 18-year-old Raheem Sterling for a couple weeks, click here for mission accomplished.

Speaking of embarrassing soccer moments, here’s some footage from Veracruz’s 3-2 victory over Cruz Azul.

Veracruz was ahead 3-1 at home in the closing minutes when its goalkeeper, Edgar Hernandez, gave away a penalty kick that could trim its lead to one. Christian Gimenez stepped up and offered a very weak effort for Cruz Azul that Hernandez saved with his shins, but the keeper’s Veracruz teammates were just getting started.

Hugo Cid smacks a dangerous ball back in front of goal where Adrian Cortes does the honors on his own net -- and such is the life of a keeper ...

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