Xabi Alonso is famous for his long-range shots…
Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso left Reds fans in a reminiscent mood this weekend, as he came within inches of repeating his half-way line heroics for new club Bayern Munich.
Alonso, who scored against both Newcastle United and Luton Town with long range efforts during his Anfield days, forced panicking Hannover goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler to back-peddle furiously and tip this shot over the crossbar.
Watch the effort below:
Still got it! Xabi Alonso almost recreates one of his Liverpool-era halfway-line efforts for Bayern Munich https://t.co/pVAiuMDCSw
— GoalClips (@GoalClips) October 6, 2014
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