Shaqiri not bashful after wonder lob: “It’s a beautiful goal”

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Xherdan Shaqiri had his finishing boots on, and he knows a good goal when he sees one.

The Swiss star netted twice in Stoke City’s 4-3 win over Everton, including the beautiful goal above.

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A razor-thin run found Shaqiri on the end of a searching Bojan Krkic cross, and the finish was not missing at all.

From the BBC:

“It’s a beautiful goal and an important goal for the team. The ball was good and deep from Bojan, the finish was good too! I really enjoyed looking back at it on the TV but more important was the three points.”

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Stoke moves three points clear of Everton, and sits in eighth place with 29 points after Monday’s thriller at Goodison Park.