Week in Amazing: Nutmegs, Sprawling Saves, and a Talented Dog

Last week’s top soccer moments

By Dan Stelly and Jacob Klinger


brown_big

We don’t know if Brown Ideye got on the end of this scooped nutmeg turn, but it doesn’t matter. We love the silky skill. [Source: Gfycat]

lecomte_big

Benjamin Lecomte pulled off this sprawling save to keep Lorient level with league-leaders Lyon. The match finished 1–1. [Source: Gfycat]

clearance_big

Miiko Albornoz kept things scoreless between Hannover and Paderborn with this all-out goal line clearance. [Source: Gfycat]

sanchez_big

Victor Sanchez hit this volley on the nose as Espanyol drew 1–1 with Athletic Bilbao in the Copa del Rey semifinals. [Source: Gfycat]

Lastly, we’re not sure when this occurred or where it comes from, but this dog has better tekkers than most of us. We hear he bites less then Suárez, too. [Source: Gfycat]