Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Portland's Fernandez scores amazing flick & volley goal
by Mike Woitalla, May 5th, 2014 8:41PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  golazo, mls, video

MOST COMMENTED

[VIDEO PICK: MLS Goals of the Week] Gaston Fernandez scored one the greatest goals of the season so far in one of MLS's most exciting games: Portland’s 3-2 win over D.C. United. The 30-year-old Argentine, 34 seconds after kickoff, flicks the ball over sliding United goalkeeper Bill Hamid and volleys home.

The goal helped the Timbers to their first win of the year, thanks to a goal, four minutes into second-half stoppage time by another Argentine, Maximiliano Urruti.

Fernandez’s strike is a candidate for Week 9 AT&T MLS Goal of the Week, along with rookie Patrick Mullins' first MLS goal; an exquisite curling chip by Colorado’s Vicente Sanchez, and blasts by Hosuton’s Giles Barnes and Vancouver’s Pedro Morales.

(Vote HERE.)



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] No. 6 Florida State overcame a 2-0 deficit to beat Connecticut, 3-2. Shea Groom ...
Americans roll with changed frontline    
[USA-MEXICO] The USA made it a clean sweep in its two-game series with Mexico, downing El ...
Toni Dovale rescues Sporting KC with two second-half goals    
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Thursday] Spaniard Toni Dovale scored two goals seven minutes apart in the second ...
Playoffs hinge on Cascadia clash; more drama looms in East    
[MLS: Three Games to Watch] Another edition of the Northwest head-knockers takes place in Portland, and ...
Everton's Martinez praises 'magnificent' Howard    
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Tim Howard added another mark to his remarkable 2014 season with a record-tying 12 ...
New crest emphasizes club connection to fans    
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] Major League Soccer unveiled its new brand identity and crest on Wednesday, emphasizing the ...
What They're Saying: Greg Dyke    
"It was the fourth watch I've had since I started doing this job. Everywhere you go ...
What They're Saying: David Carter    
"Chivas in the L.A. market is beyond an afterthought. I think even most soccer fans aren't ...
Goal celebration sends player into abyss    
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] After Joel scored a fine goal for Brazilian club Coritiba he ...
Guardiola: Bayern Munich deserved to win    
[UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Wednesday] Off to a relatively quiet start to its league season, German champion ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives