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The Algerian Goalie Who Gave Up That Goal To Landon Donovan Just Lost Another Heartbreaker

This time against Germany. Sports are unfair.

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This is Raïs M'Bolhi. He's the goalie for Algeria.

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You remember this Landon Donovan goal in the 91st minute?

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He was the one who let it in.

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Yeah, that's the kind of moment that typically defines an entire career.

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Except that M'Bolhi got a second chance in the World Cup — four years later in the round of 16 against Germany.

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And he turned in the performance of a lifetime.

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Germany took 14 shots on goal, and M'Bohli made 12 saves. Many were spectacular.

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Except that Germany's Andre Schuerrle scored — in the 92nd minute, one minute later than the goal Donovan scored four years earlier to eliminate Algeria — and Germany went on to win, 2-1.

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Another great performance, another loss.

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Sorry, Raïs.

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