Video: Vasco Da Gama’s Nei scores outrageous 'bullet header' own-goal

Posted by Chris Wright

Brazilian right-back Nei left Internacional to join Vasco da Gama when his contract dwindled down to nothing in January, but it still looks like Vasco were overcharged for the 27-year-old, who scored an absolute bullet of a headed own-goal in the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A on Sunday evening against...yep, you guessed it...Internacional!

Bombing into the six-yard box and rising majestically above his team-mate, Nei connected with a superbly-executed rocket header which whistled past his own 'keeper and into the top corner, thus opening the scoring for his opponents in a game Internacional went on to win 5-3...

Textbook stuff!

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