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Alex Morgan scored a beautiful goal straight out of Gazza's Euro 96 playbook

Morgan stunner helps USWNT to 2-1 win over Germany in #SheBelieves Cup final.

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THE UNITED STATES won the inaugural #SheBelieves Cup last night, beating Germany 2-1 — but the main talking point was this superb two-touch finish by Alex Morgan.

With the game still deadlocked at 0-0 in the 35th minute, Morgan raced on to a long ball and deftly lifted it over the head of German captain Saskia Bartusiak with her left foot before finishing on the volley with her right:

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We’d be lying if we said this wasn’t the first thing we thought of:

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