Serie B: Perugia’s Francesco Nicastro Scores Incredible Back-Heeled Volley To Seal Win Over Ternana (Video)

Alan Duffy

13th, February 2017

Sunday’s Serie B clash between Ternana and Perugia produced only one goal in the 90 minutes. However, what a goal it was.


The moment of pure, unadulterated magic came on 75 minutes, with Perugia pushing for the winner.

Following a cross from the right flank, striker Francesco Nicastro produced an incredible, acrobatic finish, jumping in the air before back-heeling the ball back into the net.

What a genuinely stunning effort from the 25-year-old, who is currently on loan from Serie A side Pescara.

Perugia’s 1-0 win sees the Griffins go sixth in the Serie A, nine points behind leaders Frosinone. As for Ternana, they stay second from bottom.

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