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World Cup GIF: Russia Keeper Igor Akinfeev Drops Hefty Clanger vs South Korea

By Chris Wright

Soccer - FIFA World Cup 2014 - Group H - Russia v South Korea - Arena Pantanal

Russia and South Korea duked out a fairly tepid 1-1 draw in the last of the first phase of World Cup group games in Cuiaba last night, with Aleksandr Kerzhakov popping up in the 78th minute to salvage a point for Fabio Capello’s side (and becoming Russia’s all-time top goalscorer on 26 goals in the process) after seeing his goalkeeper, Igor Akinfeev, drop an absolute clanger about ten minutes previous.

With South Korean forward Lee Keu Ho sending a fairly innocuous shot at his goal from 25 yards, Akinfeev somehow let the ball squirm awkwardly through his grasp and over the line…


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By Chris on June 18th, 2014 in FAIL, Funnies, GIFs, Newsnow, World Cup. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

3 Responses to “World Cup GIF: Russia Keeper Igor Akinfeev Drops Hefty Clanger vs South Korea”

  1. bob says:

    thought you guys would have made a big deal about capello being unlucky with terrible keepers after this and rob green’s clanger

  2. Chris says:

    LOL, Capello

    2 world cups and 2 clangerrrrs
    doo daa
    doo daa

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