Video: Incredibly inept defending leads to own goal by keeper

SoccerBy Sunday World
Eugene Galekovic in despair after his gaffe
Eugene Galekovic in despair after his gaffe

Adelaide’s Eugene Galekovic is in the running for scoring the worst own goal we've ever seen.

Playing in the A League against Brisbane a simple long ball towards the goal befuddles the entire Adelaide defence. 

Goalkeeper Galekovic makes a complete hash of getting to the ball first, but then he compounds his initial error with a ludicrous hoof into the sky before ultimately bundling the ball into his own net.

To make matters worse, Brisbane won the game 3-2, so the brutal own goal cost his team a share of the points.