Erik Lamela produced a second of magic to present Tottenham the lead towards Arsenal within the north London derby on Sunday.
Nonetheless, this isn’t the primary time he has efficiently pulled off the talent often known as a ‘rabona’ whereas taking part in in a Spurs shirt.
Again in October 2014, the Argentine had solely been on the membership for one 12 months and confirmed a glimpse of his potential as a substitute for Gareth Bale within the Europa League.
Asteras Tripolis had been the victims as Lamela fired dwelling an excellent higher rabona from exterior the penalty space.
He put extra energy on this strike and lifted it off the bottom to beat the stationary goalkeeper.
Tottenham ended up successful the mad match 5-1 due to a hat-trick from Harry Kane, who ended up taking part in in purpose when Hugo Lloris was despatched off.
Within the aftermath of his rabona towards Arsenal, some followers and legends mirrored on the 2014 strike.
Gary Lineker tweeted: “The factor in regards to the Lamela purpose is, it’s not even the most effective Rabona he’s scored.”
And Jamie Redknapp mentioned on Sky at half-time: “That is likely one of the finest targets ever within the Premier League. It’s good.”
Lamela’s second of brilliance left Sergio Reguilon in disbelief as he wheeled off to have a good time within the 33rd minute.
It additionally silenced the supporters working for AFTV on obligation watching the sport.
One fan cheered when Heung-min Son was pressured off with a suspected hamstring damage, with Lamela changing him early within the second half.
However he and the remainder of the joyful Gooners had been quickly left with their heads of their fingers on the brilliance they’d simply seen.
‘What a Objective’ was shortly trending on Twitter as followers from around the globe clamoured to see it.
Nonetheless, Lamela went from hero to zero as he was additionally proven a purple card for a second reserving as Spurs ended the derby with 10 males and 2-1 losers.