You have to feel sorry for Frickley Athletic's Steven Gardner.
The defender was turning out for his Northern Premier League side in a match against FC United of Manchester at the weekend, and was putting in a good shift as the sides were still deadlocked at 0-0 after half-time.
In fact, he'd just got the better of Rhodri Giggs - brother of Ryan and estranged husband of Natasha - as he shut down a potential counter-attack by passing the ball back to goalie Tom Woodhead.
His back-pass would have been inch-perfect, if only Woodhead had been sitting perched on the crossbar. Unfortunately,Read More »from Defender scores 40-yarder… against own keeper