‘Goal of the season?’: Fans react after Sporting’s Pedro Goncalves scores from the HALFWAY LINE as Wolves reject brilliantly LOBS goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale and stuns Arsenal in their Europa League clash
Pedro Goncalves scored a wonder goal from the halfway line as he brilliantly lobbed Aaron Ramsdale in the Europa League on Thursday night.
Sporting FC were level just after the hour mark and in remarkable circumstances as the Portuguese attacking midfielder spotted the England goalkeeper off his line.
Neither side could find a winner in normal time at the Emirates Stadium as the game went into extra-time.
The 24-year-old joined Sporting in the summer of 2020 after a season at top-flight side Famalicao.
Goncalves had a two-year stint at Wolves from 2017 to 2019, joining Nuno Espirito Santo’s side when they were in the Championship.
Sporting’s Pedro Goncalves scored a wonder goal from the halfway line in the Europa League
The Portuguese attacking midfielder spotted Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale off his line
And fans were quick to react with one saying: ‘I’m not blaming anyone in the team for that goal.
‘Pedro Goncalves is not sane, he is not normal. He is insane. Insane. Wow.’
Another commented: ‘Pedro Goncalves showing David Bentley how to do it. Speechless.’
Elsewhere, a Twitter user shared a picture of one fans awestruck face and said: ‘This guy’s face says it all. What a goal!!!’
A final person joked: ‘Pedro Gonçalves wasn’t good enough for wolves uno.’
And fans were quick to react with one saying: ‘I’m not blaming anyone in the team for that goal’