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Is this the worst open-goal miss you've ever seen?

Gillingham’s Adam Barrett won’t thank us for revisiting his embarrassing moment.

THE FOOTBALLING STANDARD in League One isn’t always top notch — a point emphasised in the clip below.

As the ball was crossed into his path, Gillingham’s Adam Barrett somehow missed an open goal that genuinely looked easier to score.

Luckily for Barrett, his side still managed to beat Stevenage 3-2.

YouTube credit: MoreGoalsThanEverythingElse

h/t Reddit

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Paul Fennessy

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