VIDEO: Jackson-Hamel's superb flick sees Impact past Atlanta United

Last updated
Comments()
Getty
Fans were split over whether the Canada forward meant to score - though the player himself will not care a jot

A late winner is enough to put a smile on any forward's face, but the manner in which Montreal Impact's Anthony Jackson-Hamel sunk Atlanta United on Saturday will have left the 23-year-old beaming ear to ear.

Former Premier League man Kenwyne Jones had given the visitors a first-half lead before Ignacio Piatti's penalty levelled things up before the break.

The game then began to wear on, with neither side seemingly able to make a breakthrough before Jackson-Hamel almost inexplicably managed to flick on a low driven ball into the box to seal all three points at the death.

Article continues below
 

Just an incredible flick to give @impactmontreal the win

A post shared by Major League Soccer (@mls) on

So, was it a lucky break or did the Canada international mean to score?

Next article:
Which teams have qualified for Champions League 2018-19 last 16?
Next article:
Schalke 1 Lokomotiv Moscow 0: Russians miss chance for Europa League reprieve
Next article:
Ronaldo's Real family claims refuted by Solari as he talks up 'great and humble' club
Next article:
Galatasaray 2 Porto 3: Terim's men into Europa League after penalty drama
Next article:
No rest for Ronaldo as Juventus aim to avoid Champions League big guns
Close