Goals of the Week: Matchweek 23 & 24

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This week we have the best goals from Week 23 and 24 of the Premier League including a few La Liga and Bundesliga gems. Free kicks by defenders David Luiz and Younes Kaboul highlighted last week, while teenager Gabriel Jesus stole the show this week with a late winner for City. Romelu Lukaku scored 4 goals to take the lead in the Golden Boot race, and Peter Crouch scored his 100th league goal.

David Luiz (Chelsea) vs. Liverpool (1-0)

Luiz catches the Liverpool defense unawares with a quick-footed free kick that glanced off the post and in to open the scoring

 

Younes Kaboul (Watford) vs. Arsenal (1-0)

Kaboul sneaks a low powerful shot past Petr Cech to shock Arsenal at Emirates

 

Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Manchester United) vs. Leicester City (2-0)

Zlatan notches his 15th goal of the season (and 20th in all competitions) to double United’s lead just before halftime

 

Gylfi Sigurdsson (Swansea City) vs. Manchester City (1-1)

Reliable Gylfi sinks the late equalizer to give the Swans hope of stealing a point at the Etihad

 

Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City) vs. Swansea City (2-1)

The 19-year-old rips out Swansea’s heart in stoppage time to secure a brace for himself and three points for City

 

Peter Crouch (Stoke City) vs. Everton (1-0)

Replete with phenomenal robot celebration, giant beanpole turned soccer player Peter Crouch, puts Stoke up early on the Toffees

 

Romelu Lukaku (Everton) vs. Stoke City (4 Goals)

Lukaku did his part by scoring 4 of Everton’s 6 goals to move into first place in goals scored on the season with 16.

Around the World

Leonel Messi (Barcelona) vs. Atletico Madrid (2-0)

Leonel Messi punishes the ball with no regard for human life to increase Barca’s lead to two

 

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang vs. RB Leipzig (1-0)

Ousmane Dembele shows his world class speed down the flank, side-stepping a defender and placing a perfect ball onto PEA’s head (Also the front flip celebration is unparalleled)

Double Dembele of the Week

Mousa Dembele (Tottenham) vs. Middlesbrough

http://streamable.com/33ffj

Spurs’ CDM slices and dices Middlesbrough’s midfielders with two proper skill moves to keep the possession alive

Moussa Dembele (Celtic) vs. St. Johnstone

http://streamable.com/oopo8

A perfect build-up in which all 11 Celtic players touch the ball (including a rabona cross) ends with Moussa Dembele finishing off his hat trick

 

Stateside Props

Jordan Morris (United States) vs. Jamaica

http://streamable.com/1fmr4

Morris scores the opener and eventual winner to give Bruce his first win in his second stint has USMNT head coach

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