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There were too many fantastic own goals in 2013 to honor just one of them, so we deliver our seven favorites of the year.
remarkable number of them came from goalkeepers, so we’ll start with those.
From Moldova, 18-year-old Milsami Orhei goalkeeper Radu Mitu
was just 10 minutes into his
first division debut when he gifted Rapid Ghidighici this goal …
of Fairfield University helped Iona to a 2-1 win in this manner ...
In the Netherlands, Roda goalkeeper Filip Kurto
misjudged a Utrecht free kick and paid for it in embarrassing style … Stefan Seufert
of German fourth division Schweinfurt wins the long-distance
The best own-goal team effort goes to Xinjiang for creating
the only goal in China's U-20 championship semifinal for Liaoning. ...
powerful, close-range strike by Peruvian defender Renzo Reanos
Had Chivas USA’s Mario de Luna
scored on at other end we’d be praising his poise and accuracy. (“I lost the ball in the
lights,” he said afterward.) …