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Video: spectacular backheel goal in N. Ireland

Courtesy of FourFourTwo, Matt Burrows of Northern Ireland club Glentoran scores on a leaping, 17-yard backheel against Portadown:

By Steve Goff  | October 6, 2010; 9:20 AM ET
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Comments

wow!

And now he will spend the rest of his career trying to do it again... ;)

Posted by: cray | October 6, 2010 9:39 AM | Report abuse

Ben Olsen: "I got that."

I'm going to have to remember that one, if the situation presents itself in my rec league game tomorrow...

Posted by: fischy | October 6, 2010 9:59 AM | Report abuse

Clearly a well-heeled individual.

Posted by: Rand-al-Thor | October 6, 2010 12:30 PM | Report abuse

Ah the luck of the Irish!

Posted by: dayface | October 6, 2010 1:53 PM | Report abuse

The audacity of it all! My old coach would have ripped you a new one if you tried something like that...unless it went in like this one did!

Posted by: soccerman | October 6, 2010 3:20 PM | Report abuse

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