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Facundo Ferreyra knows how to play futsal
by Samuel Charles, July 18th, 2013 12:02AM

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[VIDEO PICK: Magic Feet] Shakhtar Donetsk just snagged 22-year-old Argentine striker Facundo Ferreyra for $9 million, easing the blow of losing leading scorer Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Borussia Dortmund for $36 million, and Ferreyra knows how to play futsal.

Facundo Ferreyra will arrive in Donetsk toting his terrific nickname of “Chucky.” He earned a dozen appearance for Argentina’s U-20 national team and scored 13 goals in 15 games last season for Velez Sarsfield, the reigning champions in Argentina’s Primera.

This great reel of Ferreyra’s futsal exploits surfaced right after his transfer. The music alone is reason enough to watch these two minutes of footage, and Ferreyra’s fabulous footwork is surely worthy of a Ukrainian nickname ...

    commented on: July 18, 2013 at 12:34 p.m.
    I am confused...This Newbery kid sure seems to know how to play futsal as well.
  1. Craig Westing
    commented on: July 18, 2013 at 1:32 p.m.
    Hey Jay. Newbery is the name of the team, its on everybody's jersey. Jorge Newbery is a famous historical figure in Argentina who died in 1914.

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