Harder to Miss than Score! Connor Pain (Melbourne Victory) misses open goal v WS Wanderers

Connor Pain’s name seems to invite a form of unfortunate nominative determinism, such is the random acts of bad luck he seems to find himself in.

The Melbourne Victory striker produced this sensational miss in his side’s 1-1 draw at Western Sydney Wanderers in this morning’s A-League fixture, somehow managing to miss a gaping open goal (although he did lose his footing at the vital moment.

Lucky for him, his miss didn’t cause his side too much Pain, as they managed a late equaliser to rescue a point.

Still though, take nothing away from the epicness of the miss!