The Own Goal in Soccer

Oh how sad the own goal is, but how often it happens in this beautiful game. Let’s take a look at some of the more comical own goals in the video below. Soccer is unique in this aspect, of the own goal. It happens more often than you’d think. What with the ball being whipping in on corner kicks and free kicks, all it takes is a little deflection and the ball is in one’s own goal. Have you ever scored an own goal in your soccer playing career?