Some tight encounters, brilliant individual performances, and dramatic moments made for an incredibly entertaining weekend of sport. But with so many great highlights, we decided to rank out top 5; so without further ado, here are our picks of the best sporting moments from the past weekend:
34-year-old Leinster fullback Ica Nacewa showed he still has some new tricks, setting up Jack Conan for a contender for try of the season.
Davies’ debut goal
Everton’s teenage wonderkid Tom Davies made his mark against Manchester City when collected the ball in his own half, turned Gaël Clichy and Touré inside-out, linked with Ross Barkley, took a return-pass and calmly stroked the ball over goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to score his first goal for the club.
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Ashton’s 83rd minute try
Following a prolonged period of attack, Saracens playmaker Owen Farrell cut through the Scarlets defence and found winger Chris Ashton, who went on to score in the 83rd minute and salvage a draw in the European Champions Cup.
Andy Carroll’s super strike
West Ham’s Andy Carroll scored a fantastic goal against Crystal Palace thanks to his acrobatic strike of the ball in the 78th minute.
Munster’s classy try
Munster’s talented backline strung together a fantastic move which resulted in a brilliant team-try against Glasgow.
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