The Top TEN ‘Worst Excuses’ seen in football
The reasons for a team losing a game of football vary. Sometimes a team does not play well, sometimes they lose to a better side. But usually the manager does not take the blame, instead an outside influence is ‘at fault’.
Considering the amount of pressure managers are under these days, it is no surprise that they have to justify every loss with an exact reason. But when there is no reason, managers and players are often guilty of creating them out of thin air, and they have become very good at it.
In the list that follows are some of the most unlikely excuses and some of the most ridiculous excuses that have been used in the world of football.