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VIDEO: Agudelo’s stunning bicycle kick opens MLS playoffs in style

Juan Agudelo, Andrew Farrell

Juan Agudelo, New England Revolution


Take a bow, Juan Agudelo, scorer of the best goal you’ll see at any point during the 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs (below video).

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It’s been an up-and-down first season back in MLS for Agudelo (7 goals, 3 assists), following a failed trip to the Premier League with Stoke City (he was never granted a UK work permit), but there’s no better time than the playoffs to produce your best form all year.

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Kevin Alston sent in the high, looping cross; Agudelo read it and positioned himself very well, very early, and showed off the type of athleticism, ingenuity and technical ability that earned him a move to England two short years ago.

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