Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Isco impresses with an ingenious goal
by Samuel Charles, June 16th, 2013 11:21PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  spain, video

MOST COMMENTED

[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] An innovative goal by Isco in Israel at the U-21 European Championship on Saturday from Spain's 3-0 win over Norway helped put the defending champion back in the final.

Spain plays Italy in Jerusalem on Tuesday in what will be a rematch of the full national team Euro 2012 final. Spain enters Tuesday’s U-21 final as a heavy favorite, once again.

Due to move on for richer pastures this summer, at 21, Isco’s been electric for Malaga, and the attacking mid’s presence on La Furia Roja’s U-21 squad is simply more evidence that the avalanche of gifted Spanish midfielders is far from over.

Here he starts on the wing, plays it to the tourney’s top scorer, Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata, 20, who finds Isco on the edge of the area. What Isco does next is open for interpretation, but it does involve a wonderful cut, his foot right curling masterfully around the left side of the ball to allow him complete control -- and poof…



2 comments
  1. Arney Belfor
    commented on: June 17, 2013 at 7:38 p.m.
    I have been following Isco through the great run with his club Malaga. He is one of the best midfielders right now. No wonder the big clubs are bidding for his services. Arney Belfor soccerisking.com
  1. Aresenal Fan
    commented on: June 17, 2013 at 10:03 p.m.
    spain is back logged with quality midfielders, I can't see Isco playing for spanish national team for a while. We would certainly be playing for senior national team in most other countries......

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"Every day you learn. You learn about every individual, about your group, about the chemistry, about ...
MLS Week 16: Results & standings    
Chad Barrett scored in the 90th minute to give the San Jose Earthquakes a 1-1 tie ...
Euro 2016: Portugal saves it until late    
Portugal, which tied all three games in the group stage, was minutes away from heading to ...
What They're Saying: Sunil Gulati    
"Our base-line [for average attendance] was 30,000; 35,000 would've been great, and 40,000 beyond our wildest ...
What They're Saying: Investment banker Keith Harris    
"It was a shock result. There are four players that we can reflect on and the ...
What They're Saying: Megan Rapinoe    
"Gay bars are so important for me and my community. That could have been me. That ...
What They're Saying: Gudmundur Benediktsson    
"It's been quite strange and actually hectic because the phone hasn't stopped ringing. But I'm really ...
MLS: Top fives in Fan XI voting remain steady    
The MLS All-Star Game will be played July 28 in San Jose and every few days ...
MLS Countdown: Rivals wrap up season series early    
The MLS campaign has yet to reach its midpoint yet already teams are facing each other ...
USA-Colombia: Lots at stake in third-place game    
The USA must quickly get back in the saddle after its disastrous semifinal against Argentina when ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives