- Ghanaian forward Emmanuel Yeboah scored a phenomenal bicycle-kick goal for CFR Club over the weekend
- Emmanuel Yeboah's goal helped Romania giants CFR Club to victory over Chindia Targosviste on Sunday
- The goal has seen him draw comparisons with Lionel Messi, who scored a stunning bicycle kick against Clermont Foot
Emmanuel Yeboah has stolen the spotlight off PSG star Lionel Messi after scoring from a sweet bicycle kick goal in CFR Cluj's game in Romania on Sunday.
Twenty-four hours after Lionel Messi had scored a bicycle kick in the Ligue 1 opener against Clermont Foot, the Ghanaian attacker bettered it with a stunning strike to give Cluj a 2-0 victory over Chidia Targoviste.
His goal has drawn reactions from social media users, with many claiming he did it better than the Paris Saint Germain forward.
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Unfortunately for Emmanuel Yeboah, his game ended in the 66th minute after he was sent off by the referee.
Meanwhile, Lionel Messi got off to a great start in Ligue 1 this season, netting a double in the 5-0 thrashing of Clermont Foot.
How fans reacted to Yeboah's goal:
A proper bicycle kick but won’t get the hype because he is not Messi
Wow, amazing staff. Thus brilliant
He won't trend bcos he's not Messi....hmmmmm
He wouldn't be a Ghanaian player if he couldn't try a bicycle kick. It's in their DNA
@issah_jamil also tweeted:
Better than Messi own
Messi scores bicycle kick as PSG thrash Clermont Foot in Ligue 1 opener
Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Lionel Messi was the star of the show as Paris Saint Germain thrashed Clermont Foot 5-0 to get off to a flying start to their Ligue 1 title defense.
Christophe Galtier’s side were thoroughly dominant, even by their own standards, and it all revolved around Messi.
The Argentine was instrumental for his side on Saturday, August 6 as he teed up Neymar for the opener at Stade Gabriel Montpied early in the first half.