A soccer blunders DVD is one thing many soccer followers get for Christmas – so Che Adams’ sitter in opposition to Fulham has come a day too late!
The Southampton striker actually wouldn’t have been feeling like that when he managed to overlook from lower than six yards out with an open objective gaping.
His humiliating second got here within the 27th minute as James Ward-Prowse’s usually menacing free-kick was excellently saved onto the put up by Alphonso Areola.
However in pulling off this spectacular save, Areola was stranded and will solely helplessly look on as Adams raced in to tuck dwelling the rebound.
With the entire objective to purpose for it appeared unattainable for Adams to overlook – however the 24-year-old had a type of moments that can absolutely make it onto all of the soccer blunders DVDs subsequent yr.
Clearly carried out by the spin of the ball, Adams didn’t make contact and the hazard was subsequently cleared away.
Lacking guilt edge possibilities has not been simply an Adams battle although with Fulham responsible of being wasteful in entrance of objective.
André-Frank Zambo Anguissa ought to’ve given the house aspect the lead moments earlier as a speedy counter-attack left the Saints stretched.
The ball fell to Ademola Lookman contained in the field who unselfishly laid it off to Anguissa, nevertheless, he may solely fireplace a recent airshot and the massive probability was gone.
Ivan Cavaleiro missed a giant probability at the beginning of the second half, heading over a surprising Antonee Robinson cross regardless of being unmarked contained in the Southampton field.
However miss of the match, and possibly the season, has to go to Adams. Under you possibly can see how he didn’t take an opportunity he seemed sure to attain.