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13th Sep 2015

Watch MLS player score direct from a corner against Frank Lampard’s NYCFC (Video)

He's done this before!

Tom Victor

You can have all the stars you like, but when opposition players are firing home direct from corner kicks there’s not a lot you can do.

Frank Lampard, Andrea Pirlo and David Villa all started for New York City FC in their match against FC Dallas, but they slipped to their eight defeat from 14 away games thanks to this olimpico from Brazilian defender Michel.

NYCFC goalkeeper Josh Saunders could probably have done better with the effort, which is more than you can say for the other Dallas goal – there was no stopping this Tesho Akindele strike.

Oh, and by the way, if you were about to call Michel’s goal a fluke, he has previous.

You can watch the full highlights of FC Dallas v New York City FC here.