[VIDEO PICK: Magic Feet] Two minutes of Europe's most aesthetically appealing skills tightly edited with a heavy dose of Champions League flavor thrown in can only mean the folks at Soccer AM have once again outdone themselves in their Showboat series.
The UCL is heavily represented, especially considering there were just four games.
Southampton keeper Artur Boruc opens by showing off his hands, Papiss Cisse comes next with a breathtaking touch and turn while Marco Reus’ terrific back-heel led to Robert Lewandowski’s opener for Borussia Dortmund in its unforgettable victory over Malaga to reach the Champions League semifinals.
Andres Iniesta defies physics with his reverse turn against Paris. St. Germain, Wesley Sneijder taps it around two Real Madrid defenders to score, and 35-year-old Didier Drogba teaches Madrid’s rising star in central defense, 19-year-old Frenchman Raphael Varane, how they post up in the NBA.
As they say in the land of heat, haze and silicone, now that’s entertainment ...