In stoppage time of the first half of the World Cup final, Germany defender Benedikt Höwedes missed a golden opportunity to score the goal of his life.
Howedes found himself wide open on a corner kick. He got a free header with nothing in front of him but empty net:
But he banged it right into the post.
Argentina and Germany went into halftime at 0-0 and despite a couple of near-misses from both sides, finished with the same scoreline at fulltime.
They’re now into extra time.
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