Keeper says 107-yard goal was 'no fluke'

[VIDEO PICK] Goalkeeper Sam Ashton of semipro FC United of Manchester opened the scoring of a 4-0 win over Retford United with a shot from just outside his own goal area.

"The lads are telling me it was a fluke but it wasn’t - I meant it," said Ashton, who nailed the ball off a backpass from Scott McManus.

2 comments about "Keeper says 107-yard goal was 'no fluke'".
  1. Kenneth Barr, January 20, 2011 at 10:09 a.m.

    Sure he meant to! He works on that every day in training! Reminds me of the goal the Red Bulls keeper scored a few years back, only that was on the plastic.

  2. Valerie Metzler, January 20, 2011 at 4:59 p.m.

    My son, the goalkeeper, like it!

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