Garnacho: Manchester United's bicycle kick star clinches Premier League goal of the month

Alejandro Garnacho scored a stunning overhead kick for Manchester United at Everton like his idol Cristiano Ronaldo | Imago

Garnacho: Manchester United's bicycle kick star clinches Premier League goal of the month

Izuchukwu Akawor 16:12 - 08.12.2023

The strike by Manchester United's Alejandro Garnacho defeated eight others to the Premier League award.

Manchester United youngster Alejandro Garnacho has won the Premier League goal of the Month for November. 

Garnacho’s incredible strike against Everton defeated seven others to make it a clean sweep of awards for Manchester United for the month. 

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Per the Premier League, following the announcement of the winning goal, the 18-year-old netted a sensational acrobatic finish to open the scoring in the game against the Toffees. 

The Argentine had to run away from goal to meet Diogo Dalot’s cross with a stunning mid-air bicycle kick that sailed into the Everton net.

Alejandro Garnacho does the Ronaldo celebration after scoring his wonder goal | Imago

The Pukas-worthy goal was the foundation of United’s eventual 3-0 win at the Goodison Park. 

Garnacho’s goal was described as the best Premier League goal of recent memory, and one that drew incredible reactions from the scorer and fans across the world.

Garnacho scores a stunning overhead kick || Credit: Imago

The Garnacho win makes it the second time a United player has won the award this season, with Bruno Fernandes’ brilliant volley against Burnley in September being the first. 

Manchester United players have now won the goal of the month seven times since it was introduced in the 2016/2017 season, more than any other team in the League. 

Meanwhile, with the win, Manchester United also sealed a clean sweep of the awards for November after Harry Maguire and Erik Ten Hag were named Player of the Month and Manager of the Month respectively.

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