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Watch: Sampdoria Striker Fabio Quagliarella Scores Outrageous Backheel Volley Against Napoli

Josh Lawless

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Watch: Sampdoria Striker Fabio Quagliarella Scores Outrageous Backheel Volley Against Napoli

Just give Fabio Quagliarella the Puskas Award already.

The 35-year old scored a sumptuous third in Sampdoria's shock 3-0 win over Napoli, producing complete and utter filth 15 minutes from time.

In the second phase of a Samp free-kick, Bartosz Bereszyński curled in a cross that was met by the most outrageous backheel volley from Quagliarella.

The well-travelled striker has a knack for scoring fine goals but this one has to be the very best of his career - and I challenge anyone to score a better goal in the rest of the campaign.

He gets in front of Kalidou Koulibaly and then the finish is worthy of millions of fire emojis, as he guides it into the top corner from 12 yards out. The former Juventus man then followed it up by a non-celebration, due it being against his former club.

Twitter was well and truly gawking at the piece of individual brilliance served up by Quagliarella:

Ladies and gentlemen, we may well have just seen the goal of the season...

Topics: Football News, Football, Serie A, Napoli

Josh Lawless
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