FAIL: Micah Richards Cannons Atrocious Penalty Into Orbit As Man City Lose Out To Olympiakos (Video)

Chris Wright

3rd, August 2014

By Chris Wright

With the game finishing level at 2-2 after 90 minutes, Man City duly lost out on penalties for the second time in the space of four days in Minneapolis as Olympiakos nabbed the shoot-out victory – largely thanks to City’s ineptitude from the spot.

With James Milner and Scott Sinclair also failing to score, ring-rusty Micah Richards took the concept of the botched penalty to new heights (quite literally!) when he cannoned his truly atrocious kick over the crossbar and out into the cosmos.

Here’s the official HD Sky Sports footage…

Jesus H. Christ!

Who’d have thought that not playing in a competitive game for about three years could have such an adverse effect on a player?