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Video: Edinson Cavani thumps punishing finish v Bolivia

Edinson Cavani eventually found the back of the net as Uruguay exploited the exposed Bolivian defence to go 2-0 up in their Copa America encounter at Arena Pantanal. Bolivia were 1-0 down with 10 minutes to play and threw the kitchen sink to find the equaliser but were instead punished for their endeavours in a […]

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Video: Luka Modric pummels outside-of-the-boot humdinger v Scotland

Scotland put a brave front but were eventually knocked out of the tournament by the sheer genius of 35-year-old Luka Modric. The Real Madrid star stepped it up when it mattered as he put his side ahead with a jaw-dropping goal from 20 yards out and then assisted the third as Croatia progressed to the […]

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Video: Lionel Messi embarrasses Paraguay duo with silky mechanics

No one is safe when Lionel Messi is around as a couple of Paraguay players found out the difficult way when they tried to pin down the Barcelona legend at injury-time. Argentina extended their unbeaten record to 16 matches and booked a quarterfinal birth at the ongoing Copa America with a 1-0 win over Paraguay […]

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Video: Andreas Christensen dispatches 30-yard thunderbastard v Russia

First-time, right-footed, from 30 yards out and on the volley. Andreas Christensen struck an absolute rocket that should not find it hard to win the goal of the tournament during Denmark’s crunch Group B clash against Russia. It was a thunder-volley of the highest standard as it kept rising until it hit the back of […]

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Video: Thierry Henry stuns Belgium players with curling freekick in training

At the age of 43, Thierry Henry confirmed he’s still pretty much got it as he left a couple of current icons of the game in awe with a top bins free-kick from his weaker foot in Belgium training. Both Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne’s reaction to it just sums up how highly Henry […]

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Video: Robin Gosens caps off wingback masterclass with a towering header against Portugal

Robin Gosens announced himself to the world with a left-wing back masterclass at Allianz Arena as Germany became the first team of Euro 2020 to score more than 3 goals in a match. From Cristiano Ronaldo’s amazing box-to-box sprint to Robin Gosens’ thumping header, we can only hope that the rest of the matches in […]

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Video: Cristiano Ronaldo mugs off Antonio Rudiger with arrogant skill against Germany

Cristiano Ronaldo was in his pomp during the Group F clash against Germany as the football superstar created and finished off a rambunctious counterattacking goal in the 15th minute. The Real Madrid legend then followed it up with an unrelentingly disrespectful piece of skill against Antonio Rudiger a few minutes later. Although Antonio Rudiger went […]

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Video: Cristiano Ronaldo sprints 92 meters in 14 seconds to score his first-ever goal against Germany

At 36 years of age, Cristiano Ronaldo still possesses the pace and desire to shine at the biggest of stages as he started and then finished off a lightning-fast counterattack goal against Germany. Die Mannschaft were sledgehammered by a sudden Portugal team goal in the 15th minute following a period of attacking possession at Allianz […]

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Video: Broadcaster lady gets caught up in Hungary’s goal celebration against France

Thoughts go out with the poor lady on her pitchside desk at the Ferenc Puskas Arena as Hungary players deliriously celebrated their goal against France. Fans at the full-house Budapest arena went up in raptures after Attila Fiola gave Hungary the lead against tournament favourites France. It was one of the greatest modern moments in […]

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Video: Billy Gilmour shrugs off nerves with MOTM display against England

If Billy Gilmour had any nerves after being thrown in the deep end against England, he sure didn’t show them. The Chelsea lad was thrust into action at the biggest of stages as Scotland manager Steve Clarke put him on the team sheet to face their arch-rivals and the 20-year-old responded by winning the man […]

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Video: Lionel Messi makes Copa America history with an imperious assist against Uruguay

Another game, another Lionel Messi assist, but this one turned out to be a record-breaking one as the Argentina captain became the top assist-provider in the history of Copa America after Guido Martinez guided his lavish cross inside Uruguay’s net in the first half. Even if you don’t count the assist, there was some of […]

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Video: Russia manager does anti-Ronaldo with Coca-Cola bottles

Coca-Cola stocks are about to hit a high again after Russia manager Stanislav Cherchesov reversed the trend and instead took a swig of the carbonated drink during a press conference. The soft drinks giants had to suffer a devaluation of $4bn after Cristiano Ronaldo scoffed at the coke bottles placed in front of him during […]

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Video: Kylian Mbappe shows explosive pace in a sprint duel with Mats Hummels

Kylian Mbappe displayed a glimpse of his intense athleticism as he ate up the yards to get to a through ball which appeared to be a lost cause. The moment occurred in the second half of France’s win against Germany at the Allianz Arena as the PSG striker found himself in a sprint duel with […]

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Video: Josue Duverger toe pokes own goal after dummying himself twice against Canada

Haiti backup goalkeeper Josue Duverger panicked himself into making an all-time own goal howler during their World Cup qualifying fixture against Canada. Canada received the gift of all gifts when Duverger turned a back pass from Kevin Lafrance inside his own net after failing to clear the ball twice and instead toe-poked it with his […]

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Video: Mats Hummels suffers nonaccidental own goal calamity against France

It was another horrible own goal in the ongoing Euros as Mats Hummels deflected a cross inside his own net to score France’s eventual winner against Germany at the Allianz Arena. The Borussia Dortmund defender became the third player to suffer the fate after Poland’s Wojciech Szczesny and Turkey’s Merih Demiral. Though, unlike Merih Demiral, […]

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Video: Guillermo Maripan sends Lionel Messi for a hotdog with cheeky skill

Guillermo Maripan exacted revenge for years of humiliations defenders across the globe suffered at the hands of Lionel Messi when he bamboozled the Barcelona star with a La Croqueta near the touchline. The moment occurred during the 78th minute of the 1-1 draw between Argentina and Chile in Rio de Janeiro in the ongoing Copa […]

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Video: Lionel Messi gets revenge on Claudio Bravo with trademark free-kick against Chile

Lionel Messi was denied a free-kick by a world-class save from Claudio Bravo during the World Cup qualifier between Argentina and Chile a little more than a week ago. But the Barcelona legend got the better of his former Blaugrana teammate with a copycat free-kick, placed at the same area of the net during the […]