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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 ...