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Cech May Spoil Czech Party, Again? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comOnce renowned amongst the best goal keepers in the world, Petr Cech is now rated amongst the most inconsistent ones. The Czech goalie has not shown the form that led to his fame and has already conceded 5 goals in first 2 matches at the European Championships. The last one thanks to an amusing blunder against Greece by the Chelsea keeper himself.
The footage of the very goal can be seen here. Cech collided with Tomas Sivok and the ball slipped from his hands into the path of Greece’s Theofanis Gekas to score. He was relieved to see his side eventually end up winning the game 2-1 and accepted the blame:
“It was my fault. I knew I’d made a very bad decision – I was trying to catch the ball too quickly”
Not to forget the blunder against Greece is not the first one he has committed at European Championships. Four years back in Euro 2008, Czech Republic were on their way to the quarterfinals as they led Turkey 2-1 in...
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