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Goals get all the attention in football. And rightly so – they’re fairly important.
But if there was an ‘Interception of the Season’ award, then Italy midfielder Marco Verratti would be in with a great shout, after this effort in Italy’s friendly in the Netherlands on Wednesday.
The PSG star slides in front of Arjen Robben and, whilst still on the ground, makes a fool out of the former Chelsea winger.
And things got even better for Verratti, as he bagged a late equaliser to secure the Azzurri a 1-1 draw in Amsterdam.
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