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ARSENAL keeper Bernd Leno has been slammed by Roy Keane for what he did after the defeat to Southampton.
Leno was caught out of position five minutes from time allowing Charlie Austin to nod home to steal a 3-2 win.
The German was off his line when Southampton broke – then he charged from near post to back post to try and intercept a Shane Long cross.
But he couldn’t get his fingers to it and Austin was on the spot for the easiest of finishes.
After the match Leno made his way towards Saints sub Austin and was seen smiling and discussing the goal.
He can clearly be spotted suggesting he was inches from the ball with a gesture to Austin – and hardman Keane was not impressed.
Keane, appearing on Sky Sports for a guest spell of punditry, added: “It’s poor decision-making. As soon as it leaves Shane’s foot you’re thinking, he’s in trouble here.
“He’s having a good chat about it afterwards but he shouldn’t, he should be straight down that tunnel and hanging his head.
“They talk about the steel in this Arsenal team. I still have huge doubts about this defence.”
Fellow Sky Sports man Graeme Souness too criticised Leno for his late blunder.
He said: “You’ve got to have a close look at the goalkeeper here.
“He makes his mind up to go for it but having been at the near post, it’s totally the wrong decision for the goalkeeper to make – to go from the near post to the far post.
“He should have backed on to his line here. It’s not a great ball, that’s what’s tempted him.”