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Video: Ayoze Perez stuns with back-heel strike in Newcastle training

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Huddersfield Town’s Christopher Schindler, right, challenges Newcastle United’s Ayoze Perez during their English Premier League soccer match at St James’ Park, Newcastle, England, Saturday, March 31, 2018. (Owen Humphreys/PA via AP)


The Premier League season may be a few weeks away from kicking off, but Ayoze Perez looks to be in fine form for the Magpies.

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The Newcastle attacker scored a wonderful flicked back-heel during a recent training session with the club (below), potentially giving fans a preview of things to come this season.

Perez, 24, is entering his fifth season at St. James’ Park, and with goals like this, the Spaniard will have expectations raised even further under manager Rafael Benitez.