Said Benrahma Nutmegs Defender Then Scores Long-Range Goal In Sensational Moment
Said Benrahma produced a moment of magic as he scored a stunning goal against Fulham in the Carabao Cup.
Benrahma scored a brace as Brentford secured passage to the next round after beating Fulham 3-0 on Thursday.
He bagged his first goal of the game just after the hour mark then netted another 15 minutes later in sensational style.
The Algerian star nutmegged defender Michael Hector with a glorious back-heel before unleashing a terrific strike into the bottom corner.
Take a bow, Saïd Benrahma :astonished:- Sky Sports Football (@SkyFootball) October 1, 2020
The Brentford playmaker gets his second of the night and it is a beauty :soccer: pic.twitter.com/MFLzLyvlQX
Naturally, his brilliant goal sent social media wild.
That performance showed why benrahma is too good to be in the championship and needs to come to the prem- Eesa Hussain (@CfcEesa) October 1, 2020
Said Benrahma, that was too much!- James Benge (@jamesbenge) October 1, 2020
Benrahma just did that on TV :joy::joy: he needs to be in the premier league , to much quality- Darren Bent (@DarrenBent) October 1, 2020
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The police should be called for that nutmeg by Benrahma :bee::ok_hand::joy:- Glenn:bee::flag_gb: (@Glenn_Bees) October 1, 2020
One Twitter user wrote: "How is he still at Brentford?"
A second tweeted: "This lad is gonna get snapped up by prem team before Monday."
A third added: "How's no one signed him up yet I do not know."
Benrahma has been the subject of intense transfer speculation with a host of Premier League sides keeping tabs on him ahead of deadline day.
Aston Villa are reportedly interested in snapping up the 25-year-old who's valued at £25 million.
Dean Smith's side have already lured one player away from Brentford in Ollie Watkins, who joined Villa Park in a transfer worth £33 million.
Will Benrahma follow Watkins to Villa? Watch this space.
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