FC Groningen’s Michael De Leeuw Scores Brilliant Twirling Backheel Volley Through His Own Legs! (Video)

Chris Wright

23rd, December 2013


By Chris Wright

In which FC Groningen striker Michael de Leeuw wraps up his club’s Goal of the Season award nice and early with a stupendous, confusing, twirling, through-the-legs back-heel volley in the Dutch side’s 5-2 mauling of NEC on Sunday evening.

Believe us, you’re definitely going to have to study the slow-motion replay on this one…

Surely that’s impossible?

As far as technique goes, we think you can probably go ahead and label that one as “unorthodox”.