29 February 2012
The heels Kluivert and Rivaldo forgotten
The heel goal by Cristiano Ronaldo who scored with Rayo Vallecano on Sunday has caused many in the video library will review ways to make lists of the best goals scored in this way.
Interestingly, none of these rankings are two many famous heel Barça's recent history, marked by Kluivert and Rivaldo. We remember then.
Kluivert (Mallorca-Barça 0-4 2002/03)
On December 22, 2002 Barça visited Son Moix with a Van Gaal on the line to occupy the azulgrana equipment 13th place in the table. With a very young Iniesta holder, culés thrashed by 0-4 at Mallorca with a hat trick from Patrick Kluivert.
Precisely the goal that sealed the win was extraordinary. The manchego assists for the Dutch who first combined with Mendieta that after controlling with his chest, hands it back to Kluivert that after standing up to beat Leo Franco with a shot-heeled the ball bouncing in front of Argentinian goalkeeper to be strain to the back of the net. A golazo.
Rivaldo (Barça-Athletic 4-2 1998-1999)
On January 9, 1999 Barça received at the Camp Nou to Athletic Bilbao in a match that was about to be suspended by the deluge that fell during that Saturday in Barcelona. Despite the quagmire in which he was the pitch, azulgrana ran out 4-2 beating people with 'double' of Rivaldo.
It was in the fourth and final goal of the night in which the Brazilian crack again delight the crowd with their high technical quality. Rivaldo finished off at close range and Imanol Etxebarría blocar fails, ball after a rebound in the contest between another player of Barca and Atletico goalkeeper, just at the foot of the Brazilian to be on his back to goal heel ends. The ball strikes first in the pole and strain the back of the net. 'Rivo' celebrates his goal with a muddy Etxebarría powerless in the face. (via SPORT)