Shane Smeltzs face busted open v New Caledonia Top 10 Goal

Posted by Serhat-Tasdemir-656 on Mar. 27, 2013

New Zealand avoided a shock World Cup qualifying draw with international minnows New Caledonia on Friday when Ipswich Towns Tommy Smith scored a last gasp 94th minute 2 1 winner however the match will no doubt be remembered for an appalling challenge on All Whites striker Shane Smeltz in the final stages.As injury time beckoned Smeltz was taken out in the New Caledonia box when a defender planted a crazy high boot into the attackers face.Smeltz immediately hit the deck only to emerge with blood gushing from his face yet incredibly the officials awarded New Caledonia a goal kick when a penalty and red card were clearly to correct decisions.

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