18, 2013, in Sinsheim, Germany. Leverkusen’s Stefan Kiessling’s header at the near post from a corner narrowly missed the target, the ball hit the outside of the net but rolled into the goal through the hole in the netting. Although television replays left no doubt, referee Felix Brych ignored pleas from Hoffenheim players, who also appeared to be taken by surprise at first. Leverkusen secured a 2-1 victory over Hoffenheim with the goal that wasn’t and Hoffenheim lodged a protest hoping for a replay. Photo: Uwe Anspach, AP This photo made available Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 shows a makeshift… This photo made available Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 shows a makeshift repaired net of a goal after the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, in Sinsheim, Germany.
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