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A soccer goal on a header from beyond midfield? Yes, with the video to prove it

Posted by: Michael Rand under Soccer Updated: November 1, 2011 - 2:39 PM

We saw this on Deadspin earlier today and we knew we just had to have it. The note on the video says the goal on a header came from 58.6 meters out, which is a shade over 64 yards. That makes it longer than the longest field goal ever made in NFL history. Amazingly, per that link, the longest field goal in high school football history is longer than that. In any event, the video:

 

 

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