Penalty misses are a monkey on the back

MISSING so many penalties is beginning to become a ‘monkey on the back’ for Luton’s players as Aaron O’Connor became the latest player to miss from the spot on Monday.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 31st December 2011, 4:00 pm

His effort from 12 yards hit the bar and was the sixth penalty missed by Town this season.

Boss Gary Brabin said: “I heard a couple of people shouting, ‘practice them!’ We do practice penalties. And I think it’s something that once you are taking a penalty now there’s a monkey on their back.”

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