His passing skills, first touch and technical ability are all world class, and the Spain international is routinely classed among the best in the world for these attributes, particularly according to games such as FIFA and Football Manager.
Famously, the Bayern man once scored from inside his own half for Liverpool against Newcastle United—albeit with a little help from Steve Harper—and in a latest clip to emerge from the Bavarians’ training ground, he’s done something similarly spectacular!
Check out the Xabi Alsonso goal here:
— FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) November 21, 2015
Most people wouldn’t even think about attempting this effort—an audacious volley from an acute angle, off the pitch, behind the goal—let alone pull it off!
What we love, almost as much as the goal itself, is the way the former Real Sociedad man nonchalantly trots off to join his teammates after bagging this remarkable effort.
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It’s just too easy for some people!