Watch World’s Luckiest Breakaway Soccer Goal (VIDEO)
When I fall down, I usually get hurt. Sometimes I'm lucky and I fall and then make an old man noise while trying to get up. And once, before anyone had heard of the internet or fire, I fell down on a wet softball outfield and caught a fly ball while on my backside. But I have never scored a professional soccer goal like Philipp Schobesberger of Rapid Vienna did when he fell down on a breakaway:
And here it is from behind:
That's like slipping in the lane on a layup and still managing to flip the ball up into the hoop. I mean, can you imagine...
Thanks, Stephen, for making my softball catch look pretty lame now.
David Young has been a columnist for ESPN and Sports Illustrated and is one for SportsGrid.
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