An honest mistake or utter stupidity? I will await your opinion. Following hot on the heels of Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand Of God’, Thierry Henry’s ‘Hand Of The devil’ and the fresh ‘Stupid Suarez’ it never really ends. Watch the this.
Watching the flight of the ball and the attack seeming ended, she must have thought that the ball had gone out of play and play had been stopped. She caught the ball as if it were the natural thing to do and then just dropped it on the ground for restart of play. After having been on the pitch for so long, and losing the game by 1-4, she must have wanted things wrapped up quickly to save their team from the live day nightmare.
Cute was the referee’s decision to understand there were no ill intentions here and just awarded a penalty, but Yeonga wasn’t booked. Wow!