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Either one of the worst goakeeping howlers of all-time or the most blatant attempt at match-fixing yet recorded. In any event, this goal-tending genius has earned his hashtag.

WHEN IT COMES to footballing comedy, South Africa has comfortably exceeded expectations this year.

First we had the national side’s much-publicised African Cup of Nations idiocy, and now, just a couple of months later, we have Virgil Vries’ inexplicable howler for ABSA Premiership outfit Golden Arrows.

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