Some of the players and media blame Jabulani, World Cup ball for Green's mistake.
USA goalkeeper Tim Howard said:
He made some good saves but this ball is doing silly things and at this level these things happen.Frand Lampard:
It was unfortunate. These balls are moving about. I don't know how much the ball moved.On the other hand, goalkeeper Green refuse to use ball as an excuse:
The ball may well have moved. I don't often miss the ball by that much. It may have moved quite a bit but I'm not looking to make an excuse for what happened and I hold my hand up and take responsibility.Here is the video of the goal: