Goalie kicks it in during exhibition
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Goalie kicks it in during exhibition

Due to high winds, Israeli goalie scores against himself during Haifa-Kiev soccer game

Ilan Ben Zion, a reporter at the Associated Press, is a former news editor at The Times of Israel. He holds a Masters degree in Diplomacy from Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English.

On Wednesday Israel’s inclement weather turned on the home team as ferocious gust blew a kick by Haifa goalie Nir Davidovich back into his own goal during a friendly match between Maccabi Haifa and visiting Dynamo Kiev. Maccabi Haifa lost 5-0.



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