Mexican side Cruz Azul thrashed Sporting Kansas City 5-1 in the CONCACAF Champions League last night, and as if the devastating scoreline wasn’t enough of a hammer blow for the MLS representatives, they will struggle to avoid seeing repeats of one of Azul’s goals today.
Yes, Azul duo Christian Gimenez and Mauro Formica completed a fantastic piece of football tennis from the middle of the pitch to the edge of Sporting’s box, before Gimenez finished off a sure-fire contender for team goal of the season.
By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_
Sporting were licking their wounds after being defeated 1-0 in the 1st leg of the tie, but Gimenez showed little remorse, when himself and former Blackburn Rovers player Mauro Formica linked up to score the fifth goal of the evening:
And here is a GIF of Gimenez’s goal: