A Brazilian footballer has become
a global laughing stock after his unbelievable miss took the internet by storm.
The player, who was taking
part in a local league match in Brazil, appeared to have done all the hard work
by latching onto a perfect long pass and cleverly playing the ball past the
The ball was speeding towards
the goal already, but the striker wanted to emphasise his skill by running it
up to the empty goal and blasting it in.
That's what his plan was, at
any rate - but what happened next truly beggars belief.
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