Francesco Totti working some magic, Didier Drogba finally played this year and the Haka by AC Milan. All of these and more in this week’s Top Soccer Moments!
Roma were losing 2-1 at the 85 minute and coach Luciano Spaletti decided to bring Totti in. No one was expecting that Il Capitano would go and score two goals in three minutes to hand them victory, and even the Italian commentator from the video above couldn’t hold his emotion.
A fan was caught in tears of joy by the television cameras, and the club showed some class by contacting him and inviting him to meet Totti in person.
— World Soccer Shop (@worldsoccershop) April 17, 2016
Haven’t you heard the new sensation sweeping the nation? 17 year-old American Christian Pulisic has been throwing some pretty good performances at Borussia Dortmund, and has already scored his first Bundesliga goal. He’s a promising fellow, and even Landon Donovan has acknowledged him on his Twitter account:
— Landon Donovan (@landondonovan) April 18, 2016
In other news, Puma have brought back their – now iconic – Tricks collection for this Summer’s big soccer competitions. Different colors for each foot, these cleats will surely stand out during the Euro 2016, Copa América Centenario and Rio 2016.
So, Didier Drogba is finally back. The Ivorian returned in fashion with a back-heel goal after missing Montreal Impact’s first four games due to him not wanting to risk his knee by playing on turf. Note aside, that Montreal Impact home jersey looks really sweet.
AC Milan performed a Haka before a match last night.
They drew 0-0 with Carpi. Inspiring.https://t.co/8PPAq2zsV0
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) April 22, 2016
The soccer world was left rather confused when videos surfaced showing AC Milan players performing a Haka prior to their game against Carpi. Truth is, those where not Milan players, just 11 men who where part of a promotional stunt by Nivea.
Former quarterback Brett Favre showed the world he’s a soccer fan by posting a picture with a customized Bayern Munich home jersey on his Twitter account.
Speaking of famous people with soccer jerseys, WWE star Sasha Banks was spotted this week along with Sheamus and Rusev visiting the Citizen’s training ground and stadium. The three of them were given customized Manchester City jerseys, with hers reading “The Boss #1”.
Time to call it a day! Leave a comment bellow with your favorite histories.Be sure to come back next week for a new edition of Top Soccer Moments!