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Icelandic Footballer’s Goal “one of Season’s Best”

Tottenham Hotspur Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson scored a screamer, one of the most striking goals in English football so far this season in a game against Hull in the fifth round of the Capital One Cup on Wednesday evening, reports.

football_gylfithorsigurdsson_psArchive photo: Páll Stefánsson/Iceland Review.

The game ended 8-7 on penalties for Tottenham after 2-2 in extra time. The shoot-out turned into something of a marathon with both sides scoring seven times before Tottenham keeper Brad Friedel made the decisive save.

Watch a video of Gylfi’s goal here.


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