Video Pick: Fair play by young Swiss star earns a kiss

FC Basel, down 3-2 in the waning minutes against Grasshoppers Club Zurich, could have had an equalizer chance when the referee awarded Basel a corner kick. But Basel's 18-year-old striker Breel Embolo confessed to the referee that the ball had deflected of his chest. The Swiss TV commentators hailed the fantastisch act by Embolo, who received a kiss from an opponent.

1 comment about "Video Pick: Fair play by young Swiss star earns a kiss ".
  1. Richard Brown, November 12, 2015 at 8:51 p.m.

    When I coached older kids sometimes on a cross close to the bye line they see the ball is over the line and they stop.

    I would tell them make the cross any way it is up to the official to call whether the ball was on or off the field.

    Did I tell them the wrong thing?

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