Igor Akinfeev and 10 Biggest Goalkeeper World Cup Blunders of All Time

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Igor Akinfeev and 10 Biggest Goalkeeper World Cup Blunders of All Time
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Igor Akinfeev might be one of the lucky few who get to play at Brazil in 2014, but the goalkeeper has also had the misfortune of making a terrible error for his nation, Russia.

Their game against South Korea was scoreless until the 68th minute, until Akinfeev bundled Lee Keun-ho's seemingly harmless shot and allowed it to bounce off his hands and into the net.

Akinfeev joins an unfortunate list of goalkeepers who have made high-profile blunders at the World Cup; he's far from the first, and he certainly won't be the last to do so.

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