Derby County’s Martyn Waghorn crashed into the post while heading wide during Saturday’s final day relegation decider against Sheffield Wednesday.
The forward would go on to score twice as Wayne Rooney’s Rams clinched a 3-3 draw at Pride Park that sees them remain in the division by a single point.
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At one stage, with the match still goalless, he met a flick on from a set piece but contrived to miss from close range while colliding with the upright.
After a lengthy break in play, he was able to resume and bagged a brace to confirm the Owls’ demotion to League One following their points deduction.