Before running off the field to celebrate, make sure that its the ball in the back of the net and not the goalkeeper.
That is exactly what Slaven Belupo didn’t do in a recent game against Hadjuk Split of the Croatian first division.
Belupo thought they had equalized when a shot from distance on goal appeared to go over the Split keeper and grab them an equalizer.
However, the Hadjuk keeper made a basketball-style last gasp attempt out of pure desperation to push the ball back out.
He leapt and managed to get an arm out and deflect the ball out to one of his defenders.
He consequently went flying into the goal himself and making the net bulge and sending the Belupo keeper into a state of ecstasy.
What he didn’t realize from the other end of the field was that it was the keeper who went into the net and not the ball.
The delirious shot-stopper went running off the field to celebrate with his bench.
While his opponents went down the other end and scored again.
He chased back in a valiant effort to stop the hilarious catastrophe but it was all in vain.