Goalkeeper Ersin Aydin, Sent Off By Referee After Saving Two Penalties, Defender Replaced Him And Save The Third Penalty In A Thrilling Encounter (Video)
In Turkey, Goalkeeper Ersin Aydin surely had a day he’ll never forget as he helped his club Usakspor beat Turkish third-tier rivals Ergene Velimese.
Ersin, had a day most goalkeepers can only wish for, as he saved two penalties but was yellow carded twice for coming out of his line, so after he was sent off against Ergene Velimese, his replacement, defender Levent Aktug stopped another spot-kick in a thrilling game on Sunday evening.
The match which was still 2-0 as at stoppage time, would have had a more damaging scoreline had Ersin let the penalties be scored- but not only did Ersin keep him team in the game, his teammate came up and saved a penalty as he had no back up keeper .
Watch the thrilling video below.
Madness in the Turkish second tier ?
Usakspor keeper Ersin Aydin saves a 90th min pen ?
But he’s booked for coming off his line ?
Pen retaken… saved! ?
He’s booked again for leaving his line! Sent off! ?
Defender Levent Aktug goes in goal… ?
Saved yet again! ? pic.twitter.com/GAWQLSFiGU
— Goal (@goal) January 20, 2020