Everyone Loves an Olimpico

Last week’s top soccer moments

By Dan Stelly | Photo via USA Today


It’s not every day you score an olimpico to help your side beat Manchester United in Premier League action. Junior Stanislas did just that, whipping home a corner to open the scoring at a raucous Dean Court. [Source: NBCSN]


Danish youngster Pione Sisto pulled off an audacious curler to help Midtjylland earn a draw against Club Brugge in Europa League play. [Source: Streamable]


If at first you don’t succeed, crack your next volley into the bottom corner. James Jeggo made good on his second attempt as Adelaide United topped Sydney FC. [Source: Streamable]


Riyad Mahrez was at the center of Leicester City’s 2–1 over Chelsea, setting up his side’s opening strike before curling home a match-winning beauty. [Source: Streamable]


Joel Campbell danced away from the Olympiakos defense and found Olivier Giroud for a critical tally in Arsenal’s must-win Champions League group stage closer. [Source: Streamable]


Jonathan dos Santos had no business shooting from that angle, but we don’t care. His rocket helped Villarreal finish level with Viktoria Plzeň. [Source: Streamable]