Monday, May 3, 2021
The thousands of minutes that football stadiums witness annually in competitions between 22 players inside the green rectangle, to win championships for their teams, write history, and achieve records.
But few clips throughout history that the fans remember. This is what we narrate in the series “The Story of a Mythic Goal” daily in Ramadan, to tell daily the novel of a mythical goal that stuck in the minds of the fans.
During the confrontation with Fiorentina and Juventus in the first leg of the Italian Cup semi-final, the match witnessed the brilliance of Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, the current Liverpool player, and Fiorentina – and then -.
The Viola team beat Juventus with two goals to one, scored by the Egyptian star, but one of them was in a wonderful way and with a distinguished individual effort.
During the first quarter of an hour in the match, Salah led a counterattack to the Viola team, where he received the ball in the middle of his team’s stadium, and launched a distinguished start while he was surrounded by 3 Juventus players, and Al-Masry cut at the time 60 yards from the stadium at a speed of 36 km / hour, until he reached For the opponent’s penalty area, to shoot the ball hard to the left of the goalkeeper.
At the time, Viola ended the Bianconeri’s streak of home defeat, which had spanned 47 games before that confrontation.
Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella commented on Salah’s goal, saying: “We know that he is one of the fastest players with the ball in his feet, maybe only Lionel Messi is the fastest.”