In it Championship (Second Division of the england football) there was an unusual situation in which the Portuguese forward of the Reading, Lucas Joao, he missed a goal with an empty goal. It was during the visit of the aforementioned team to Barnsley where the scoreboard marked a 1-1 draw with goals from Ovie Ejaria (34 ‘) and Alex Mowatt from a penalty (61’). The unusual missed goal by Joao was a trend on social networks.
This Friday one of the most unusual missed goals in recent times could be seen in the English Championship. A bad back pass for Barsnley goalkeeper Collins ended in a liveliness from a Reading striker, who incredibly enabled the Portuguese Joao and he missed an unusual goal with an empty goal. Lucas Joao, 27-year-old forward, will not be able to get this play out of his head for a long time.
Despite this, Joao has 21 goals this season, as he is one of the team’s top scorers. In addition, the Portuguese played twice for his national team. This unusual missed goal cost Reading two points, which is 6th in the Championship with 63 points, quite far from the leader Norwich City who has 84. For their part, Barnsley is 5th with two more points, so this was a key match.
This failed play for the Portuguese forward of Reading was quickly viralized on social networks, not being able to believe the failure of Joao. Many compared this move with the one that Timo Werner failed with the German National Team in the historic defeat against North Macedonia by the UEFA qualifiers Heading for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
“We are deflated, excited … but we will get up and count on us,” said Liam Moore, Reading player, after the draw that leaves them within reach for the qualification to the Playoffs to move up to the Premier League. Veljko Paunovic, Reading’s Serbian coach, said his team “created the best opportunities in the game” and that “they were the best team on the field” but “they did not convert those opportunities. So we are disappointed not to get all three points, but not beaten. “
The unusual move