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Best consolation goals scored in Premier League history

Robin Van Persie scores a consolation goal in Arsenal's 8-2 defeat to Manchester United

There’s consolation goals and then there’s ‘scant’ consolation goals like the one Klass Jan Huntelaar scored against Real Madrid. In any other circumstance, the Dutchman’s volley was worthy of winning any game if it wasn’t for the Benzema, Bale and Ronaldo blitz in the previous 89 minutes.

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Gareth Bale vs Villarreal: Debut goal avoids that sinking feeling against the Yellow Submarine

Gareth Bale Real Madrid

Gareth Bale didn’t choose the figure Real Madrid paid to take him away from Spurs, but like it or not, the world’s most expensive footballer will spend his time in Spain having to prove he was worth the money.

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