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Moffat spanks home candidate for MLS Goal of the Year
by Samuel Charles, July 14th, 2013 11:53PM

TAGS:  houston dynamo, mls, video


[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...

1 comment
  1. Andres Yturralde
    commented on: July 15, 2013 at 12:47 p.m.
    Nice way to kick off the week. Thank you.

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