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...
|Recent Soccer America Daily What They're Saying: Jason Ader July 23, 12:02 a.m. |
"The second mouse gets the cheese. This is not something that will happen overnight." -- Gaming ... 2014 W-League All-League Team July 22, 11:23 p.m.
[AWARDS] Two midfielders from the regular-season champion LA Blues -- Mele French and Sarah Killion -- ... The Chicago Daily News July 22, 10:27 p.m.
[THE PITCH] The relocation of U.S. women's national team star Christen Press from Sweden to the ... Pep Guardiola: Julian Green deserves Bayern shot July 22, 10:12 p.m.
[AMERICANS ABROAD] On a Bayern Munich team featuring six German World Cup champions, plus a host ... Squads picked for Denmark and Mexico tourneys July 22, 6:47 p.m.
[USA UNDER-17 MEN] U.S. under-17 men's national team head coach Richie Williams named two rosters for ... A sweet side-volley from Berbatov July 22, 1:06 p.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Bulgarian Dimitar Berbatov's latest spectacular goal provided the gamewinner for Monaco over Colombia's ... What They're Saying: Neymar July 22, 1:18 a.m.
"I think Brazilian soccer is behind. It's behind Germany and Spain. We've slipped behind and we ... Arsenal players practice speaking New Yorkese July 22, 1:11 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] In preparation for their visit to the U.S. Northeast, where they'll ... MLS Goals of the Week July 22, 12:47 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK] Well-placed long-distance shots, including Benny Feilhaber's gamewiiner for Kansas City over Columbus, dominate Week ... Report: Julian Green will join Bayern tour July 21, 11:57 p.m.
[INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] A Bayern Munich spokesperson confirmed to MLSsoccer.com that Julian Green will be in the ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives