Brazil’s Amanda Scores What May Be The Greatest Goal In Women’s Soccer History (Video)

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I’m not quite sure what the greatest goal in women’s soccer history is at the moment (Alex Morgan’s goal from a WPS match one year ago seems like a solid candidate), but it may have been outdone by a brilliant effort from Amanda during Sunday’s match between Brazil and Italy at the FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup.

With Brazil trailing Italy 1-0 two minutes into second-half injury time, Amanda broke into the Italian box, flicked a ball over the head of an opposing defender along the end line, took the ball off her chest and volleyed it over the head of the Italian keeper from a rather difficult angle.  If that sounds impressive, wait until you actually see it unfold before your eyes.

Check it out:

So what do you think?  Does this qualify as the best goal you have ever witnessed during a women’s soccer match?

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