Fans all say the same thing as 's***house' Emi Martinez throws ball away before Tchouameni misses penalty in shoot-out | The Sun

EMI MARTINEZ'S "s***house" theatrics helped Argentina beat France on penalties in the World Cup final.

The thrilling clash went to spot kicks after a pulsating 3-3 draw in Qatar.


Kylian Mbappe coolly tucked away France's first penalty, having also beaten Martinez twice from 12 yards during the 120 minutes.

But Mbappe's team-mates couldn't handle Martinez's antics.

The shimmying, swaggering Aston Villa goalkeeper saved Kingsley Coman's spot kick.

He then won a battle of mind games with Aurelien Tchouameni to put Argentina close to the finishing line.

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Tchouameni, 22, was made to wait an age to take his penalty after Martinez threw the ball away.

The referee booked the stopper for his unsportsmanlike conduct – but the damage had been done.

The French midfielder missed the target altogether, with Martinez performing a dance in celebration.

Randal Kolo Muani did manage to blast home France's next penalty kick.

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But Gonzalo Montiel then had the opportunity to win the World Cup for Argentina – sending Hugo Lloris the wrong way to launch his country into dreamland.

Martinez, 30, had also made a crucial stop to deny Kolo Muani one-on-one in the final seconds of extra time.

And after his shoot-out antics, fans couldn't help but point out his incredible role in Argentina's victory.

One wrote: "I love Emiliano Martinez biggest s***house in football."

While a second tweeted: "Emi Martinez is a proper s***house and I absolutely love it"

A third gushed: "Emi Martinez what a world class s***house."

But a fourth wanted to point out: "Emi Martinez picking Kylian Mbappe up off the floor after the game.

"Emi can be a massive s***house but that was a touch of class from our keeper."

The stopper was rewarded for his performances after the match by picking up the Golden Glove award.



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