It is quite possible the goal of the season has already been scored. Eat your heart out, David Beckham. [ MORE: Ligue 1 score, schedule ] Lyon’s captain Nabil Fekir drilled home a sensational goal to open the scoring at home against Bordeaux on Saturday, in what would turn out to be an enthralling 3-3 in the Ligue 1 clash. Fekir, 24, picked the ball up 20 yards into his own half and without hesitation sent a rasping, rising effort from inside his own half which flew into the back of the net. It was also with his weaker right foot… Take a look at the incredible strike below from the French international attacking midfielder.
Real Sociedad came back and turned a match it had lost against Celta Vigo with 11 minutes left in a wild match of constant blows back and forth, in which Uruguayan Maxi Gómez shined authoring both goals, and in which Real Sociedad took full advantage of the gift by the rivals and a controversial decision that led to the defining penalty kick. Celta did not disappoint despite the loss, being a brave, offensive team like it showed in the preseason. Real Sociedad pressure the delivery of the ball from the back, and Juan Carlos Unzué's men found the solution to such pressure by looking for Maxi Gómez, a strong forward who feels confortable receiving balls. It only took Iago Aspas four minutes to
GIRONA, Spain (AP) — Newcomer Girona was minutes away from beating Atletico Madrid in a stunning debut in the Spanish league until Atletico scored twice after the sending off of Antoine Griezmann to salvage a 2-2 draw on Saturday. Goals by Angel Correa in the 78th minute and Jose Gimenez in the 85th gave Atletico the draw after Girona forward Christian Stuani scored three minutes apart in the first half. Around the league there was a minute of silence before matches for the victims of the recent attacks in Barcelona and the seaside resort of Cambrils. Fans also displayed banners. "Girona is with you," read one of the signs held by Girona fans, who were seeing their team play in the top-flight