Blue Army sees red over Yann Kermorgant's spot-kick clanger in semi-final play-off
It has been called the £90m penalty miss that cost Leicester City a place at Wembley and possibly the Premier League.
Yann Kermorgant's fluffed spot-kick was the major talking point after the Foxes' heartbreak in Cardiff on Wednesday night.
The French striker's attempt to chip the Cardiff keeper became the most talked-about subject on website Twitter in the UK.
But he scored a similar penalty for Reims in a French league match against Chateauroix, which fans can watch on website youtube.
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Professor Tim Cable, who has researched the art of taking a successful spot-kick, gave his verdict on Wednesday's infamous penalty.
He said: "He's tried to deceive the keeper rather than back his own ability by going for a corner.
"I heard the Cardiff manager, Dave Jones talking after the match, saying they had been reviewing penalties taken by the Leicester players.
"When this guy came up to take his I imagine the keeper has not dived at full pelt in the expectation he may dink it. It's good homework."
In his research, Prof Cable, director of sport and exercise sciences at Liverpool John Moores University, drew up a formula for an unstoppable penalty – it must cross the goal line at exactly 0.5m below the crossbar and 0.5m inside the post, travelling at more than 65mph.
Muzzy Izzet was City's penalty taker during his time at the club.
He said: "I used to pick my corner before the game started in case we got one and I would never change my mind.
"Even though I only missed one or two I was always nervous because you know there's a lot riding on it.
"I've got a lot of sympathy for the lads who missed on Wednesday. I was watching and felt really nervous for them because I know exactly what they were going through.
"It's not always about who takes the best penalty. Sometimes it's just about who holds their nerve. It's never nice to miss and if you do, people always remember."
City fans were quick to point the finger at Kermorgant.
Cliff Ginnetta, chairman of the official supporters club, said: "He's got to do something now to win over the fans as he's never been that popular.
"We were very disappointed with his penalty as it also put extra pressure on Martyn Waghorn.
"Some fans were telling me he should never wear a blue shirt again but we'll trust whatever manager Nigel Pearson decides to do."
Hundreds of Twitter members vented their frustration towards Kermorgant.
Among them was safe_as houses, who tweeted: "What was Yann Kermorgant thinking when he tried to chip Cardiff's keeper in the shoot- out? Idiot."
Mantankerous wrote: "Worst penalty ever by Kermorgant in Cardiff v Leicester penalty shoot-out."
You can see a Kermorgant's penalty success on YouTube
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