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Dublin: 17 °C Thursday 13 August, 2020

Is this the worst touchdown ever scored?

Quite possibly, yes.

Someone, number 20 scores a touchdown here.
Someone, number 20 scores a touchdown here.

IT’S NOT OFTEN Hawaiian high school football features on The42 but, when it does, you know it’s going to be worth it.

Over the weekend, Kahuku high school’s Stokes Bothelo returned a punt for a touchdown against Kaiser despite losing possession of the football and watching it bounce around for anyone to pick it up.

First of all, Bothelo does well to deal with the bouncing ball:

Source: MoStreetProductions

After that though, he tries to be a hero and is very lucky to eventually recover possession of football as he’s lying on the ground five yards from the action:

Source: MoStreet Productions

He’s then helped by a monster block from one of his team-mates:

Before a defender not only trips himself up, but takes out the only man capable of catching Bothelo in the process:

You can see the full video here:

Source: MoStreetProductions/YouTube


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