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Demichelis, Buffon and the Biggest World Football Blunders of the Weekend
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Abysmal defending highlights this instalment of the Biggest World Football Blunders of the Weekend.

Nothing deflates a side—especially one on the front foot—quite like a defensive gaffe, but as you’ll see over the following slides, there were a handful of teams on Saturday and Sunday that had the fortitude to overcome their mistakes and post important results.

Following are five such errors from the weekend’s matches—howlers that led directly to goals but didn’t necessarily result in a loss.

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