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The Magnificent 7: Overhead kicks

Includes appearances from Ronaldinho, Marco van Basten and Trevor Sinclair.

AFTER ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC’S astonishing goal against England was followed by this equally incredible effort by AC Milan defender Phillippe Mexes, we thought we’d bring you seven more out-of-this-world overhead kicks. Enjoy.

7. Marco van Basten (Ajax v Den Bosch, 1986)

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6. Wayne Rooney (Manchester United v Manchester City, 2011)

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5. Hugo Sanchez (Real Madrid v Athletic Bilbao, 1981)

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4. Mauro Bressan (Fiorentina v Barcelona, 1999)

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3. Ronaldinho (Barcelona v Villarreal, 2006)

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2. Trevor Sinclair (QPR v Barnsley, 1997)

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1. Rivaldo (Barcelona v Valencia, 2001)

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