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Is Clement Grenier's no-look golazo the best of the summer?
by Samuel Charles, July 25th, 2013 1:47AM

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[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Clement Grenier decided to get the Goal of the Season chatter started early in France with a sweet volley for Lyon during a friendly that has been dubbed the "no-look golazo," and it came against Real Madrid.

Grenier played for each of the French youth national teams after debuting for the U-16’s in 2007 and he also has two full national team caps. The 22-year-old attacking mid has spent four years at Lyon after starting at its youth academy. Last year he had seven goals and eight assists from his 28 Ligue 1 games and five Europa league matches.

This game finished 2-2 at Lyon’s Stade de Gerland on Wednesday, but even Madrid’s faithful left talking about Grenier’s golazo.

We’re going to allow you to see for yourself why this got tabbed the “no-look golazo,” but you will notice that Grenier ends up looking over his right shoulder to see the result of a volley on the other side of his body. Truly amazing ...



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  1. F. Kirk Malloy
    commented on: July 25, 2013 at 2:22 p.m.
    Zidane-like...of course he would have used his off foot.


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