Russia Goalie Commits The Most Embarrassing Blunder Of The World Cup

Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev let a straight-forward South Korea shot deflected off his hands and bounce into the back of the net in the 67th minute of Tuesday’s Group H match.

The shot was directly at him. He didn’t even have to move his feet. Luckily for him, Russia went on to tie it five minutes later.


Sportsbet best summed up what could have been a lonely walk off the pitch for Akinfeev:

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