The worst penalty slips you will ever see (5)

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Wayne Rooney's ability from the spot was last season into question by former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, with the striker having missed nine of 27 attempts for the Red Devils.

Rooney even went so far as to relinquish spot-kick duties to the more reliable Robin van Persie after a failure to convert from 12 yards in the FA cup third round replay against West Ham.

None of Rooney's misses, however, are better - or worse - the one against Chelsea two seasons ago, when he managed kick the ball twice as he was sent sprawling to the deck.

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