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  • Nani weeps with emotion after outrageous goal

    Nani burst into tears after scoring an outrageous goal for Sporting Lisbon on Sunday

    Nani wept with emotion after scoring an outrageous 30-metre goal for Sporting Lisbon in their 2-0 over Gil Vicente on Sunday.

    The Portugal winger, on loan from Manchester United, controlled a throw in with his head and then unleashed a vicious, dipping shot which flew into the top corner, midway through the second-half.

    The 28-year-old was overcome with emotion, clearly weeping as he was mobbed by his team mates

    "It was a goal like any other," he told reporters. "I received the ball, saw the goal, shot and I was lucky."

    "I thought about myself and everything that I have gone through," added

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