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#102 // Schmeichel → Vardy Leicester City 2 – 0 Arsenal

From one penalty box to the other—a 100-yard assist.

And a beautiful move, at the end of it, from Jamie Vardy.

What NBA Street Vol. 2 would call the “Back to Papa!”

 

 

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#100 // Gabriel Jesus → Sané Manchester City 2 – 0 Cardiff City

The word “chesty” doesn’t usually apply to a man.

But I propose a change to that.

In the name of this very chesty assist, indeed.

 

 

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#99 // Pogba → Griezmann France 1 – 0 Moldova

Paul Pogba’s had a rough go of it this year, in Manchester. In the media.

But the one solid virtue was: “Well he is a World Cup winner”

So here he is again, with team France… back in that World Cup winner form.

 

 

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#98 // Kuat → Vorogovskiy Kazakhstan 2 – 0 Scotland

The Astana Arena is 2,930 miles from Edinburgh.

And these guys are in the “Euro” qualifiers.

(Applause for the assist, but still… ) Huh?

 

 

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#97 // Suárez → Messi Barcelona 2 – 0 Real Betis

The next X-Men movie should be set at a youth soccer academy.

A young Lionel Messi. A young Luis Suárez.

The true story—of how telepathy made its way onto a field in Seville.

 

 

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