Eight-Year-Old Anderlecht Player Scores Almost Exact Copy Of Bergkamp’s Famous Goal Against Newcastle (Video)

Chris Wright

23rd, January 2013


By Chris Wright

In which an eight-year-old playing for Anderlecht’s U10 side against perform an almost exact replica of Dennis Bergkamp’s marvellous Dabizas-slaying Magic Roundabout goal against Newcastle a decade or so ago – complete with an added roll-over to put down the goalkeeper on the way…

Very impressive for bairns so young. Can you imagine the English equivalent of this team playing such patient passing football? Not easy, is it?

Funny that Ajax’s urchins should be the ones to suffer too. Delicious, delicious irony sandwich with cooked meat, a hot egg and a crescent of crisps, please. And a side clump of cress.

The original from 2002, to compare and contrast…

(Great spot from @FourFourTom)