Bicycle Kick

Matchday One, Matchday Fun

By Dan Stelly | Photo via Read US Soccer Columbus Crew SC may have fallen to the Portland Timbers in MLS opening day action, but Federico Higuain’s audacious bicycle kick was the pick of the entire weekend. [Source: The Cauldron] Finishes don’t get much more emphatic than Alfred Duncan’s thumping strike from Sassuolo’s 2–0 win …

Making Anass Out of the Opposition

Last week’s top soccer moments By Dan Stelly | Photo via Feyenoord Feyenoord’s Anass Achahbar delivered a picture-perfect overhead kick in his side’s 2–1 defeat to Heerenveen. Some consolation, though! [Source: Streamable] Cristiano Ronaldo waltzed through three defenders before finishing with aplomb as Real Madrid cruised past Espanyol 6–0. [Source: Streamable] Never one for the mundane, …

Overhead Kicks Are Always in Season

Last week’s top soccer moments By Dan Stelly | Photo via Kop Source Christian Benteke scored the best consolation goal you’ll probably see all season in Liverpool’s defeat at Manchester United. [Source: ESPN FC] Johnny Russell lofted a perfect pass to Chris Martin as Derby opened the scoring against Preston. [Source: Gfycat] Atalanta’s Mauricio Pinilla produced …