Spanish defender strikes from own half -- again!

[VIDEO PICK] Inigo Martinez, Real Sociedad's 20-year-old defender, scored from the halfway line for the second time in two months.

On Sunday, Martinez's long-distance strike in second-half stoppage time gave Sociedad a 3-2 win over Real Betis, which had overcome a two-goal deficit with goals in the 81st and 85th minutes.

It was Martinez's third La Liga goal. The first was a rocket from halfway in October in a 2-1 loss to Athletic Bilbao.

Martinez's first half-field gamewinner on Sunday:

Martinez's first La Liga goal (half-field rocket, Oct. 2):

2 comments about "Spanish defender strikes from own half -- again! ".
  1. John Paz, November 28, 2011 at 10:46 a.m.

    Holy crappers... this guy is ON FIRE!

  2. Andres Yturralde, November 28, 2011 at 11:28 a.m.

    Beg to differ, John. This kid is not on fire-- HE IS FIRE!

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