Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Three great goals you probably missed
by Samuel Charles, November 9th, 2012 1:01AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  video

MOST COMMENTED

[VIDEO PICK: Golazos] Incredible free kicks from Sao Paulo and Getafe plus an U-21 goal from Wolverhampton that will have fans of tenacity searching for superlatives.

A long free kick that's straighter than an arrow, a short one on the side of the area dipping like a Major League curveball, and a collective effort coaches of any age can use as an example of what can happen when you hustle ...

Benat, 25, full name Benat Etxebarria Urkiaga, is a midfielder of Basque heritage on Real Betis who made his first three appearances for the Spanish national team this year. Betis is up to fourth in La Liga, and this incredible dipping free kick to go ahead in the 74th minute, in a 4-2 win over Getafe on Monday, shows a little Benat goes a long way ...



Sao Paulo earned a spot in the Copa Sudamericana semifinals by crushing defending champion Universidad de Chile 7-0 on aggregate. Rafael Toloi, 22, is on a team with Luis Fabiano and $40 million PSG purchase Lucas, who both scored in this 5-0 romp in Brazil on Wednesday. You’ll know why the center back is taking free kicks just as soon as you see his blast off the post going nothing but straight, although you’d think this historic club would have better music …



Did we say great? Well if you extend the definition to include tenacious, scrappy and team effort this goal qualifies. Dani Pacheco is tabbed as a big part of Spain’s national team future, but I don’t remember Spain scoring like this. Liverpool beat Wolves 5-1 in an U-21 match on Monday, when the 21-year-old put an end to this unbelievable sequence in the box, by slamming it home…



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
MLS Week 4: Results & Standings    
FC Dallas became the first MLS team to reach 10 points but it wasn't easy as ...
USL Week 2: Results & Standings    
The new Roughnecks celebrated the return of pro soccer to Tulsa a sellout crowd of 8,335 ...
USA romps in Bosnia-Herzegovina, 5-2     
The U.S. team preparing for Olympic qualifying defeated Bosnia-Herzegovina's under-21 team, 5-2, in a friendly played ...
MLS Week 4: FC Dallas puts its perfect record on line    
FC Dallas, the only remaining unbeaten and untied team in MLS, hosts the 2014 Supporters' Shield ...
Berti's back: 'Der Terrier' moves to U.S. sidelines    
Berti Vogts, who is responsible for Jurgen Klinsmann getting his job as German national team coach ...
USL Week 2: Finley joins Independence movement    
All 24 USL teams are in action this week as 10 of the 13 new teams ...
What They're Saying: Jason Kreis    
"It's impossible for me to say, but I really had expected Mix to go. I think ...
Road to Russia: Barbados ends USVI dream    
Barbados made amends for a shock 1-0 loss at home during which it had two penalty ...
MLS Trade Central: Timbers sign Ghanaian winger    
The Portland Timbers have acquired winger Ishmael Yartey on loan from French Ligue 2 club Sochaux. ...
What They're Saying: Landon Donovan    
"It was the first time in my life that I had not made a team, that ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives