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WATCH: Carlos Tevez’s searing, close-range, indirect kick goal from the six for Juventus


Juventus’ Argentinian forward Alberto Carlos Tevez celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Juventus Vs Empoli on April 4, 2015 at the “Juventus Stadium” in Turin. AFP PHOTO / MARCO BERTORELLO (Photo credit should read MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

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Carlos Tevez is having himself a year.

The Juventus star continues to score goal after goal, many in stunning fashion, now with 17 Serie A goals after this tally against Empoli on Saturday.

It came after Empoli goalkeeper Luigi Sepe handled a back pass to set up an indirect free kick just outside the six-yard box.

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The ball was touched to Tevez, who hit a ball with extreme force above the Empoli wall.

It’s fortunate Tevez didn’t take a player’s head off on the way into the goal.

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