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37-year-old Spain veteran Joaquin blasts phenomenal 97th-minute winner for Real Betis

Surely one of the best goals scored in Europe this season.

Spain: Real Betis-Valencia. LaLiga, date 33. Joaquin began his career with Betis and returned in 2015 after spells with Valencia, Malaga and Fiorentina. Source: SIPA USA/PA Images

VETERAN SPANISH FORWARD Joaquin scored an incredible 97th-minute winner for Real Betis on Sunday afternoon against Huesca.

The 37-year-old former Valencia star hit an almighty effort from distance which nestled beyond the fingertips of goalkeeper Aleksandar Jovanovic to snatch all three points.

Joaquin, a former Spain international who made 51 appearances for his country, broke the deadlock, before Juanpi levelled from the penalty spot.

The sides looked certain to share a point each, before the forward slammed his long-range effort into the back of the net in astonishing fashion to complete his brace.

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