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Good sport admits handball goal
by Mike Woitalla, December 10th, 2013 6:46PM

TAGS:  germany, off the post, video


[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Florian Trinks of German second division Greuther Fuerth propelled the ball into Sandhausen's goal with his hand -- and admitted so to the ref who missed it.

While Sandhausen players protested the ref's goal call, Trinks came clean and the goal was nullified, keeping the score at 1-1.

It would have been the 21-year-old midfielder's first goal of season -- but that came later in the game as he struck legitimately in his team's 3-1 win.

The incident recalled German forward Miroslav Klose's admission to a handball goal during a 2012 Lazio-Napoli game.

1 comment
  1. Derek Mccracken
    commented on: December 11, 2013 at 7:35 a.m.
    Torsten Frings could learn about honesty from this compatriot of his:

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