France U21’s Alexandre Coeff Scores Extraordinary Buckaroo Volley vs USA To Open Toulon Tournament (Video)

Chris Wright

29th, May 2013

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By Chris Wright

The 2013 Toulon Tournament (a kind of international, invitation-only, unofficially-recognised U21 cup) began in earnest yesterday, with the French younglings soundly beating the United States in the opening match by four goals to one – the first of which was this crazy Buckaroo-style volley from Lens midfielder Alexandre Coeff…

Mais oui! Nicely done mon amis.

Here’s a fun fact for you: Toulon Tournament games comprise of two 40-minute halves. Why, we have no idea.

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6 Comments

  1. prof erno says:

    Laurent Blanc would be fuming with that team. wink wink.

  2. Sjakie Meulemans says:

    If your French was as good as your writing…well, you would probably be a French professor instead of a football writer. So yeah, let’s just keep it like this.

  3. porcelain sandwich says:

    Sorry Chris, your French has failed you again. If you wanted to praise several of the players, you should have said mes amis; if you wanted to praise just the one, you should have said mon ami.

    You’ll get there eventually.

  4. TravisKOP says:

    God those U.S. kits are hideous. Nike needs to step their shit up sharpish

  5. Maria Babbin says:

    “Are comprised of” or just “comprise”. Not “comprise of”.

    ffs

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