Goalkeeper Makes Great Steal, Then Gets Clowned After Taking Too Long to Clear the Ball (Video)

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Scott Fox is the goalkeeper for Ross County, which isn’t a big squad. But his notoriety has extended past his homeland of Scotland thanks to an error that saw his opponents score one of the easiest goals in the history of soccer.

It started off promising enough as Fox chased down a loose ball as an opponent fell to the ground. But in admiring his own hustle, he sat back and failed to clear the ball, allowing the fallen player to get back up, chase him down (about one step away), then flick the ball over to a teammate.

Here it is:

That guy is gonna need a few days…or weeks…to live this down.

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