Joe Hart Almost Scores Last Minute Winner For Man City vs Sporting (Video)

Chris Wright

16th, March 2012

8 Comments

By Chris Wright

With the aggregate score tied at 3-3 and Sporting Lisbon going through on away goals, Man City sent everybody up for one last ‘Hurrah’ in the 95th-minute with the very last grain of sand about to fall through the Boggle timer of fate.

Nigel de Jong pumped a long ball to the back stick, where Joe Hart (a goalkeeper by trade, may we remind you) ran in behind, out-muscled Daniel Carrico and plonked a header back across goal, only for Rui Patricio to get a fateful finger on it and send the ball bobbling past the post…

So very nearly absolutely glorious.

You have already read 10 premium articles for free today
Access immediately the premium content with Multipass

Or come back tomorrow