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Dublin: 3°C Wednesday 14 April 2021

Union Berlin goalkeeper bags an unlikely 94th-minute equaliser

Polish stopper Rafal Gikiewicz proved the hero yesterday.

1. FC Union Berlin vs 1st FC Heidenheim Gikiewicz celebrates his goal. Source: Annegret Hilse/DPA/PA Images

BUNDESLIGA 2 SIDE Union Berlin had goalkeeper Rafal Gikiewicz to thank after he rescued a point in dramatic fashion yesterday. 

Trailing Heidenheim 1-0 in the 94th minute, a free-kick was launched into the box and, after it was helped back across by Sebastian Andersson, the Polish stopper rose highest to head home from a couple of yards out. 

It means second-placed Union are now unbeaten for a club-record 11 matches.

Source: Bundesliga/YouTube

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