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Platt goes viral

  • 01 August 2012 16:07
  • Posted by Chris Eccles

City coach David Platt has become a surprising YouTube hit after a video of him scoring in a training game received over half a million viewers in only two days.

Platt was filmed by CityTV at an open training session in the Bukit Jalil National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur ahead of Manchester City's game against a Malaysia XI

With the Blues' coaching staff involved in a 5-a-side game, Platt rolls back the years with an exquisite overhead bicycle kick. Platty's greatest strike since his goal against Belgium at World Cup 1990 impressed onlookers, including Sergio Aguero and Pablo Zabaleta.

They say class in permanent. Take a look and judge for yourself ...



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