The Odd Joy of the Solo Goal

“There is something uniquely and unmistakably joyful, in large part because of how uncharacteristic and unexpected it is, about a single player tearing apart an entire opposition by virtue of his unaided prowess.” This is a piece I wrote for The Classical on the joys of watching a solo goal: http://theclassical.org/articles/the-odd-joy-of-the-solo-goal