About one goal in 40 goes down as an own goal
. The chance of two goals both being own-goals is about one in 1,600 (40 x 40 = 1,600).
But while Boro did not manage a single shot on target yesterday, they luckily levelled six minutes from time through Jayden Bogle's comical own goal
. In-form County played some scintillating stuff here, especially in the first half an hour when they enjoyed 80% of possession.
He said: "It's not just luck that we get own goals
in our favour.
Roma's captain Daniele De Rossi hit an unstoppable shot into his own net to break the deadlock in the 38th minute of what had been a delicately poised game and a second own goal
10 minutes into the second half, this time by Greek defender Kostas Manolas, stretched the runaway La Liga leaders' advantage.
"All of the own goals
have come because we've put a ball into a good area and we've got to continue to do that."
His disastrous debut for Real Madrid was marked by an own goal
-- and a sending-off -- in front of 80,000 at the Bernabeu in 2005.
While Seamus Coleman's unwitting diversion which gave Diego Costa such satisfaction last weekend meant that no team has scored more own goals
in Premier League history than Everton - 44 if you're counting.
THE most recent || own goal
scored on Merseyside (top), perhaps the most famous (left) and (above) the most costly?
Everyone was getting excited on Sunday about Brighton scoring three own goals
in a match - but they didn't.
"I do have some sympathies with the guys who play in that position as you're always more prone to scoring own goals
as a central defender."
VILLA KILLA: Richard Dunne after last week's own goal
There seem to have been more own goals
than ever this season and there was a delightful touch of symmetry about one of Notts County''s goals at Dagenham & Redbridge recently.
The costly concessions in recent months have resulted in Villa victories on each occasion and equal the number of own goals
O'Neill's top four hopefuls profited from throughout last season.
TWO own goals
set Peterborough on their way to a deserved victory over Stockport.
Findings revealed positive perceptions of goal setting on classroom performance in the initial stages of learning as students perceived they achieved better academically when they set their own goals
but they exerted less effort in achieving their own goals
versus those set by their teachers.