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Must watch goal, save highlight amazing Opening Weekend

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during the Premier League match between Everton and Stoke City at Goodison Park on August 12, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

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Short of being someone who simply prefer a great goal to an amazing save, choosing between these two outstanding plays is a very difficult.

Everton backstop Jordan Pickford saved the Toffees’ opening day win with an eye-rubbing flying save of Xherdan Shaqiri in a 1-0 win over Stoke City.

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It was the Potters’ only shot on goal, a much-needed change of pace for the ex-Sunderland keeper, but Pickford made his save feel like it counted double.

But is it more impressive then Stephen Ward’s outstanding shot to give Burnley a 2-0 lead in its 3-2 win at Chelsea?

Even separating the goal from the occasion, Ward’s strike is fantastic. If it came off the left foot of a bigger name -- and maybe on a day without soccer mayhem in the PL -- it would be everywhere.

Let it run through your retina real quick.

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