This is the moment of the Hassocks own-goal madness that has gone viral online.
Lingfield defender Conor Wilford sees his intended back pass gently float into his own net to give the home side an FA Cup gift.
Hassocks eventually won the tie 1-0, their first win of the season.
— Emirates FA Cup (@EmiratesFACup) August 8, 2022
Wilford’s nightmarish moment was captured by the Your Instant Replay team and has garnered national attention.
The player himself seemed to see the funny side as he re-tweeted the clip, adding: “Great Saturday to me.”
The clip has been viewed more than 600,000 times on Twitter.
https://www.theargus.co.uk/sport/20608106.crazy-fa-cup-goal-hassocks-goes-viral/?ref=rss The Hassocks’ insane FA Cup own goal goes viral