This Radamel Falcao Wonder Goal Deserves To Be Watched Again And Again And Again

And maybe even again?

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Despite a disastrous spell in England that made him look more like a tractor in a Chelsea shirt (yes, United, too) than a world class striker, Radamel Falcao is actually really very good at football. So good that he's Colombia's all-time leading goal scorer. So good that despite a series of potentially career-ending knee injuries, he's still scoring goals like this...

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Beyond the chaos of the Premier League opening weekend, the 31-year-old quietly banged in a hattrick for Monaco, including a goal so mind-bending that it requires at least 76 views before you can fathom just how it managed to rise so high and yet dip like that?

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Let's watch it again.

Surely one of the most satisfying additions to a genre of goals that we're going call 'Super F*cking Clean Curved Ones', Falcao might not have been able to turn it on during a cold rainy night at Stoke, or Spurs, or Liverpool... or anyone, but who cares when he's making bank, living in Monaco and whipping in goals like this?

Ok, one more time.

Here are a couple of other retro 'Super F*cking Clean Curved Ones', for nostalgia's sake...

Long live Falcao's knees. Long live beautiful, mind-bending screamers.