#Own Goal

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AFCON 2022 top goal scorers: Updated golden boot rankings at Africa Cup of Nations

The 2022 Africa Cup of Nations has progressed into the third and final round of group stage matches, and one name stands out above the rest on the goalscoring table. Captain Vincent Aboubakar of host nation Cameroon is on a tear to start the tournament, scoring five goals total, including at least one in each of his country's three group matches to put himself atop the list of players in a typically low-scoring tournament.
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Dundee United 1-2 St Mirren: Henderson & Brophy goals earn win

St Mirren breathed "a huge sigh of relief" after ending a torrid run of 11 games without a win with an impressive 2-1 Scottish Premiership victory at Dundee United, says boss Jim Goodwin. Jay Henderson's rocket from the edge of the box set the tone as the visitors dominated, and...
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St Mirren end long wait for a win with victory at Dundee United

St Mirren ended their 11-game run without a win by beating Dundee United 2-1 at Tannadice in the cinch Premiership. The Buddies opened the scoring in the first half with a superbly created and well taken goal by Jay Henderson, before making it two after the break thanks to Eamonn Brophy.
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🎥 Chivas concede crazy own goal as turf plays tricks at Pachuca 😳

Chivas goalkeeper Raúl Gudiño has endured a nightmare after scoring an own goal in Sunday’s Liga MX game with Pachuca. The Flock were already 1-0 down when Gilberto Sepúlveda played a harmless-looking back pass in the 37th minute at the Estadio Hidalgo. However the ball bobbled...

Carlos Salcedo says goodbye to Tigres with an own goal and defeat against Puebla

The defender scored an own goal and could do little to avoid the defeat of Tigres against Puebla. Before the meeting, he posted a message warning that it was “the last dance”. Carlos Salcedo Say goodbye on social networks to fans tigers, Before his imminent departure from the...
Manteca Bulletin

SOCCER: Own goal helps 1st-place Sierra defeat East Union

Sometimes the ball bounces your way. With Sierra and visiting East Union locked in a tight Valley Oak League girls soccer battle Saturday, the Timberwolves’ Jocelin Roa sent a deep cross to teammate Annalise Paule near the net. The ball never made it. A Lancers defender blocked the pass,...
Frankfort Times

St. Pauli knocks defending champ Dortmund out of German Cup

BERLIN (AP) — Second-division leader St. Pauli knocked defending champion Borussia Dortmund out of the German Cup with a 2-1 win in their third-round game on Tuesday. An early goal from Etienne Amenyido, an Axel Witsel own goal and resolute defending from the home team ensured Dortmund joined Bavarian powerhouse Bayern Munich as an early casualty in a competition that both were targeting to win.

Andersen own goal sees Brighton draw with Palace

Brighton overcame the disappointment of a missed penalty and a disallowed goal to gain a point in a 1-1 draw at home to Crystal Palace on Friday thanks to a late own goal from Joachim Andersen. The Seagulls seem destined for an unfortunate defeat after Conor Gallagher's seventh goal of...

Premier League: Anderson goal gives Brighton a point against Palace

Brighton & Hove Albion earned a deserved point in a 1-1 draw at home to Crystal Palace thanks to a late own goal from visiting defender Joachim Andersen in the Premier League on Friday. Brighton dominated the first half and should have taken the lead in the 38th minute, only...


Armagh City moved back to the top of the Lough 41 Premier Intermediate League with victory over morning leaders Newington while Banbridge Town, Moyola Park, Lisburn Distillery and Bangor all picked up three points apiece. The Eagles fought back from a goal down to get the better of Newington at...

Anderson own goal hands Brighton point against Palace

The ball goes past Crystal Palace's English goalkeeper Jack Butland (center) to cross the line after Crystal Palace's Danish defender Joachim Andersen (2nd left) deflected the ball into the net for an own goal during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Crystal Palace at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on Jan 14, 2022. The game ended 1-1. (GLYN KIRK / AFP)

Dramatic late goal sees Luton defeat high-flying Bournemouth

Luton Town beat Championship high-fliers Bournemouth 3-2 at Kenilworth Road courtesy of a goal right at the very end of the game. A 97th minute winner from Kal Naismith saw Luton take the 3 points, having initially been pegged back from 2-0 down to 2-2 in the final stages. Nathan...

Bournemouth beaten by late Kal Naismith goal for Luton

Kal Naismith’s stunning goal in stoppage time saw Luton defeat Sky Bet Championship leaders Bournemouth 3-2 in a thrilling contest at Kenilworth Road. After leading 2-0 at the break and then seeing the Cherries hit back to level during the second period, it looked like the spoils would be shared until Naismith took aim from 20 yards and found the bottom corner.