Moffat spanks home candidate for MLS Goal of the Year
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Adam Moffat absolutely crushes home a volley from outside the box for the first of his two goals in the Houston Dynamo's 2-1
win Saturday over the New England Revolution at Gilette Stadium.
Moffat, a 27-year-old Scottish midfielder, began his career in Scotland’s lower divisions before moving to the
United States in 2007, where he started in the USL’s second division. Now in his seventh MLS season, Moffat is sufficiently popular that his beard, @Moffats_Beard, has nearly 300 followers of
its own on Twitter.
And his left-footed cannon may take some doing to surpass for MLS Goal of the Year. Watch as this ball flies just a couple feet over Bobby
Shuttleworth’s head and the Revs keeper can barely even react after Moffat puts a Roberto Carlos-sized wallop into this one...
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