Wait What?: Russian Footballer scores an outrageous backflip penalty, taking the internet by storm

By Sportarsh Team
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A Russian footballer by name Norik Avdalyan, has gone viral after scoring an outrageous penalty kick.

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The Russian who also has Armenian citizenship, scored the sensational backflip spot-kick for his club Nefis Kazan. The team plays in the Russian’s third tier.

Avdalyan stepped up to take the penalty, but he didn’t show any signs that he was going to pull off a moment of magic; instead, he just jogged up to the ball to take the kick.

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The goalie, who had already dove to his right to try to predict which way he would strike, was caught off guard by this incident.

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