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Ligue 1: Savanier's sublime free kick succeeded by "closing your eyes"


The Montpellier midfielder scored a splendid goal against Metz on Wednesday night in Saint-Symphorien.

But how can this trajectory exist?

», Asks an Internet user.

Téji Savanier impressed more than one on Wednesday night in Metz, scoring a fantastic goal from a free kick.

Fired from the right side of the field, about thirty meters away, the missile ended on the opposite post before shaking the net of a totally surprised Alexandre Oukidja.

The Metz goalkeeper, who was probably expecting a cross given the location of the free kick, turned around in the air, hoping to see the ball spinning next to his cage.


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I closed my eyes, I said "it's going where it's going

Téji Savanier

Savanier's strike, taken from the kick, is reminiscent of Juninho's finest free kicks with a ball that rises high before descending into the goal.


Did he really want to score?


I closed my eyes, I said 'it's going where it's going"

", simply slipped the person concerned.

Thanks to this jewel of its captain, Montpellier opened the scoring in Saint-Symphorien before finally winning (3-1).

Source: lefigaro

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