Erik Lamela scores “unbelievable” goal during Tottenham Hotspur’s 5-1 win over Asteras Tripolis

The Premier League footballer found the back of the net with a 'rabona'-style strike during his side's Europa League win

It’s the sort of goal young boys – and Premier League footballers – dream of scoring. Tottenham Hotspur player Erik Lamela added to his team’s emphatic 5-1 victory over Greek side Asteras Tripolis in the Europa League last night with a spectacular ‘rabona’-style strike.


Wrapping his right kicking leg around the back of his left standing one, Lamela found the back of the net from 20 yards away in what was described by his manager Mauricio Pochettino as an “unbelievable” goal.

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