Right Backs Scoring Overhead Kicks? That’s So Spain

Last week’s top soccer moments

By Dan Stelly | Photo via Daily Star


To merely think about pulling off a goal like this — well, that’s one thing. But Mario Gaspar went there and did it, spinning and volleying with jaw-dropping precision to put Spain ahead of England in friendly action. [Source: Streamable]


Mikael Lustig teed up Emil Forsberg for a perfect, side-footed finish as Sweden edged Denmark in the first leg of their Euro 2016 qualifying playoff. [Source: Streamable]


Tamás Priskin’s wicked effort against Norway helped Hungary lock up a Euro 2016 spot. [Source: Streamable]


Lille’s Sofiane Boufal made mince-meat of his defender as Les Dogues drew with Bastia. [Source: Gfycat]


The finish from Michy Batshuayi was nice, but we’ve got our eyes on Yannick Carrasco’s excellent, mazy assist. Belgium went on to top Italy 3–1. [Source: Streamable]