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Khalfan´s ´Qatarstrophe´ blunder becomes Internet hit

Hapless Qatari teenager Fahad Khalfan's amazing Asian Games blunder, when he managed to miss an open goal from one yard out, has become the reluctant star of the web after his howler against Uzbekistan.

"What a Qatarstrophe", screamed British tabloid The Sun.

"This has to go down as one of the worst misses in football history. Qatar's Fahad Khalfan staked his claim to go down as one of soccer's biggest blunderers with an appalling effort against Uzbekistan in the last 16 of the Asian Games."

To add insult to the 18-year-old's injured pride, the newspaper gleefully replayed the video of the player's moment of horror which was compounded by the defending champions losing 1-0 in extra-time.

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karim4210d ago

At least he's famous now :P

kulka4210d ago

haha he is also guaranteed same publicity as Ronaldo or Messi big media attention on his next game hope he does it again