WHEN: September 4, 2004
WHAT: 2006 World Cup qualifier v. Austria
ENGLISH KEEPER: David James
BLUNDER: With his team trailing 2-1, Austrian striker Andreas Ivanschitz attempted a speculative shot from well outside the box in the 73rd minute. James strangely tried to dive on the ball, but it slid beneath him to gift Austria the 2-2 draw.
SAMPLE ENGLISH HEADLINE: ENGLISH IN DEEP SCHITZ: CALAMITY JAMES HAS A SHOCKER
RESULT:: England still qualified for the 2006 WC comfortably, though James lost his starting spot to Paul Robinson.