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Vote: Top 10 Goals of the Week
Are you ready? Not long to go now…
The Community Shield curtain raiser signalled the 2012/2013 campaign proper is heading our way and the quality of the list below and in those goals that narrowly missed out should tell you we are in for a Golazo laden season.
A free-kick master kicks things off, followed by a quality strike from Angel Di Maria and then two long rangers you probably wouldn’t have seen.
Mo Abdellaoue’s rather excellent back heel precedes a picture perfect Wayne Rooney free-kick and in position seven is a “playground” Golazo from Vietnam.
We round things off with a Carlos Tevez arrow, a lung bursting run and strike from deep (including a Nuts!) and a brilliant backheel from one of Brazil’s rising stars.
Enjoy the list below and don’t forget to have your say in the poll!
1. Juninho Pernambucano (Sport v Vasco, August 8, 2012)
2. Angel Di Maria (Real Madrid v AC Milan, August 8, 2012)
3. Mohammed Hamad (Al Oruba v Al Ain, August 10, 2012)
4. Henning Grieneisen (Fortuna Koln v Sportfreunde Lotte, August 12, 2012)
5. Mo Abdellaoue (Hannover v Manchester United, August 11, 2012)
6. Wayne Rooney (Hannover v Manchester United, August 11, 2012)
7. Olumuyiwa Aganun (Ha Noi TT v Hoang Anh Gia Lai, August 12, 2012)
8. Carlos Tevez (Manchester City v Chelsea, August 12, 2012)
9. Sanna Nyassi (Montreal Impact v New England Revolution, August 12, 2012)
10. Romarinho (Coritiba v Corinthians, August 12, 2012)
Narrowly missed: Yuki Otso, Oribe Peralta, Jermaine Beckford, Julius Gibrilla Woobay, Adrian Fernandez, Holger Matamoros, Glen Johnson, Jonas, Ivan Vukovic, Kwadwo Asamoah, Ibrahim Afellay, Jeremie Aliadiere, Juninho, Renato, Ludovic Obraniak, Raheem Sterling, Gregory van der Wiel, Sidney Sam, Tjaronn Chery & Kenny McLean.
- Updated: August 13, 2012