Newcastle central defender Nikolai Topor-Stanley scored a candidate for A-League goal of the season – and perhaps all-time – with a stunning long-range drive against Perth Glory on Saturday night.A shot from teammate Steven Ugarkovic rebounded to the defender some 30 yards from goal. But the 311-game A-League defender confidently controlled the ball before delivering an absolute rocket beyond Perth Glory keeper Liam Reddy.It was only Topor-Stanley’s 11th goal in his extensive A-League career – and undoubtedly his best.Watch every Hyundai A-League game LIVE & On-Demand on KAYO. New to Kayo? Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly >Round 21A-League’s new GOTS contender0:31COMING DOWN UNDER: EPL duo set for Aussie pre-season tourCORONAVIRUS CONCERNS: Could the EPL really be cancelled?RACIAL ABUSE: Leeds star cops eight-game ban – it could cost them promotion Commentators Andy Harper and Brenton Speed were in raptures, saying: “It is a collector’s item. The best goal in Topor-Stanley’s A-League career. It’s one of the great strikes we’ve ever seen at this venue.”“How hard did he hit that one? That must have been travelling at 120 kilometres an hour plus!”The ball was still rising as it hit the back of the net, with Fox Sports measuring the strike at 128 km/h.The entire Jets side ran to celebrate arguably the side’s finest moment of the season – including keeper Lewis Italiano.And former Socceroos keeper Mark Bosnich called it an “absolute rocket” and an “absolute bomb”.And while Bosnich is known for his criticism of keepers when they let long-range shots into the net, he had nothing negative to say about Reddy’s efforts: “I don’t think two goalkeepers would have saved that one!”Fans were equally overawed:



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