WATCH: Garcia’s Midfield Strike Gives Cosmos Three Points

Rafael Garcia, New York Cosmos
New York Cosmos Rafael Garcia.

It was a once-in-a-lifetime type of shot, but New York Cosmos Rafael Garcia took a chance and was rewarded for his effort.

In the 83rd minute of the Cosmos 2-1 win over the Brooklyn Italians Tuesday night, Garcia followed a Brooklyn goal with a midfield strike that appeared to catch everyone on the pitch by surprise.

Below is the goal and Garcia’s comments on the strike following the match. (Videos via New York Cosmos Facebook page.)