‘The worst penalty ever!’: Ademola Lookman is panned for dreadful last-minute Panenka pass over in defeat at West Ham… as livid boss Scott Parker says ‘You are taking a penalty like that, it HAS to hit the again of the web’
Fulham winger Ademola Lookman has been ridiculed via fanatics and blasted via boss Scott Parker after spurning a last-gasp penalty at West Ham within the Premier League.
Lookman appeared prone to earn the Cottagers some degree when he stepped as much as take a penalty six mins into extra time on the London Stadium on Saturday.
Hammers goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski may just scarcely consider his good fortune as Lookman’s impudent Panenka effort – a penalty chipped down the center and into the web – backfired spectacularly.
Fulham’s Ademola Lookman has continued humiliation after lacking a penalty in opposition to West Ham
The house aspect had been extremely joyful with reduction after Lookman talented Lukasz Fabianski a easy save
The abysmal strive drifted harmlessly into the thankful Fabianski’s palms and proved to be the final kick of the fit as West Ham gained after a farcical end.
One shocked fan wondered whether or not the surprising spot kick was once the worst penalty of all time.
‘And within the 97th minute,’ they boggled. ‘What’s he pondering?’
Any other requested: ‘Who takes a penalty this manner with the final kick of the sport? A kick that are supposed to have earned some degree.’
The 96th-minute fiasco was once a crisis for Fulham who will have earned an invaluable away level
An understandably distraught Lookman was once consoled via his shocked teammates afterwards
Others cruelly joked that Lookman can be refrained from at Fulham’s coaching flooring on Monday and in comparison his fiasco to a success Panenka consequences taken via the likes of Spain legend Sergio Ramos and Argentina icon Lionel Messi.
Fulham boss Scott Parker was once understandably infuriated, having anticipated his aspect to equalise and earn a treasured level mins after West Ham’s opener.
Parker admitted: ‘I suppose this present day it is so uncooked. My feelings are one in every of sadness, anger a bit bit.
‘I am not going to shirk clear of the penalty pass over. I am indignant and he’s as smartly.
‘You simply cannot pass over a penalty like that. If you are taking one like that, you need to rating.
‘He is aware of that. If you end up younger, you need to be informed briefly. The boy has made a mistake, that is transparent.
‘He is disenchanted, and rightly so. Everybody can pass over consequences, in fact – however in a undeniable approach.
Fulham boss Scott Parker (proper) was once massively annoyed after his function went a function down overdue on
‘That is soccer, rising as a person – and we will be informed from this.
“Ade has been improbable since he is been right here. He wishes to be told from what took place this night.
‘[It’s] no longer as a result of he is overlooked a penalty however as a result of he is taken one like that – and at that time within the recreation. He is put himself on display.
“He’s going to leap again. He is an implausible personality who is made slightly of a mistake.”
Parker didn’t know the place to appear after the abominable last-gasp spot kick intended his aspect misplaced