We’re a little late on two of these, but all three are worthy of multiple looks.
First up, Philippe Mexes, French center back for AC Milan, getting all Rivaldo-like* on Anderlecht in the Champions League last Wednesday:
Then there was Lukas Podolski’s stinging volley for Arsenal against Montpelier, also in the Champions League:
Sweet chip from Olivier Giroud to set him up, and what a finish.
Finally, a terrific team goal from Borussia Dortmund against Dusseldorf in the Bundesliga yesterday—a sweeping move from left to right, finished off by a one-touch exchange in the box and a clinical volley by Jakub “Kuba” Błaszczykowski**:
That one might’ve been the best of the bunch. Watch out for Dortmund in the Champions League, people.
*If you clicked the link and watched that Rivaldo goal, you may well have just witnessed the greatest goal in the history of the game. It was his third of the night, and it won the match 3-2. No, really.
**Kuba also scored what was, for our money, the best goal of Euro 2012. Here it is again, Poland vs Russia: