Is this the most idiotic own goal ever scored?

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We've seen a spate of ridiculous own-goals in recent weeks, chief of which being this howler from Barcelona's Copa del Rey semi-final first leg clash against Real Sociedad on Wednesday night.

That has attracted plenty of interest from visitors of this very website - and we happen to think that this effort may even top that in terms of its sheer ridiculousness.

This gaffe comes courtesy of Sturm Graz who at this point were being hammered 4-1 by Salzburg over the weekend. 

Just when things couldn't get any worse, they rolled the ball back to the goalkeeper who innocuously lets the ball roll past him and into the back of the net.

It looks so bad that if you were more cynical you might be inclined to think that something fishy was going on....

Check it out above! 

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