Best Goals: Matchweek 9

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Despite a few nil-nil snoozers this weekend we were graced with several dramatic late goals including one that may end up being the goal of the season (Sorry Jordan Henderson). I know it’s early, but Xherdan Shaqiri AKA  the Alpine Messi sent in a curling missile of a shot against Hull that will not soon be forgotten and is a major highlight for Stoke’s otherwise lackluster season thus far. Got a few bonuses from Serie A, Bundesliga, and women’s international play, too.

Xherdan Shaqiri (Stoke City) with what might be the goal of the year thus far (26’) vs. Hull City (1-0)

 

N’Golo Kante (Chelsea) lays waste to all would be defenders (70’) vs. Manchester United (4-0)
Christian Fuchs (Leicester City) scores a swerving volley (79’) vs Crystal Palace (3-0)

 

Phillip Coutinho (Liverpool) makes two defenders look silly before slotting it near post (35’) vs. West Brom (2-0)

 

Winston Reid (West Ham) last second winner (90’+4’) vs. Sunderland (1-0)

 

Scott Arfield (Burnley) steals three points late (90’) vs. Everton (2-1)

 

Around the World

Bakery Favorite Christian Pulisic (Dortmund) scores late equalizer to save a point vs. Ingolstad (German Bundesliga)

 

Eder (Inter Milan) scores from DEEP vs. Atalanta (Italian Serie A)

https://streamable.com/t0yl

 

Stateside Props

Carli Lloyd’s Golazo for the USWNT vs. Switzerland

https://streamable.com/9jzs

 

Cheek of the Week

Deli Alli completes the double nutmeg against Bournemouth

 

 

Obligatory Plug for our friend and tortured Aston Villa fan – Ed Herpel

Johnathan Kodjia scores a sensational side-footed volley vs. Fulham in England’s second league (Championship)

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