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 By Chris Wright

Minnesota United laugh off Sammy Ndjock's ridiculous own goal

Minnesota United have just about managed to laugh off the ridiculous slapstick own goal scored by goalkeeper Sammy Ndjock in a 2-0 preseason friendly defeat against Bournemouth midweek.

Under no pressure whatsoever, Ndjock dropped a clanger when he accidentally bowled the ball directly into the back of his own net.

However, as per the tongue-in-cheek video put together by Minnesota, it was revealed that the Cameroonian stopper had a good reason for having such sticky fingers.

Very amusing and all, but we definitely think this is one of those "if you don't laugh, you'll cry" moments.

Chris covers the funny side of the game for ESPN FC in the Toe Poke blog.

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