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GIF: Algeria's Madjid Bougherra Scores vs. Burkina Faso in World Cup Playoff

POLOKWANE, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 13:  Madjid Bougherra of Algeria runs with the ball during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group C match between Algeria and Slovenia at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on June 13, 2010 in Polokwane, South Africa.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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BR-UK StaffAnalyst IIINovember 19, 2013

It could prove a vital goal for Algeria's World Cup hopes, and it was scored by a man who some would argue should not have been on the field.

Here's Madjid Bougherra putting Algeria 1-0 ahead against Burkina Faso, levelling their qualifying playoff at 3-3 on aggregate and putting the home side ahead on away goals.

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And here's the foul Bougherra was lucky to stay on the field for.

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