Daigo Kobayashi With A Golazo Against Charleston Battery

Posted on February 18, 2013 by


In Saturday’s match against Charleston Battery, the Whitecaps recent acquisition, Daigo Kobayashi scored an absolutely brilliant “scorpion kick” goal. ‘Caps goal stopper Brad Knighton recently labeled Kobayashi with a very accurate nickname, the “scissor samurai”. [1]

Watch Daigo’s Golazo here:

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The Whitecaps take on the Houston Dynamo for the second time in this years MLS preseason. In their previous preseason meeting, the ‘Caps came out 2-1 winners. The match kicks off on Wednesday at 2 pm PT at Blackbaud Stadium in Charleston, South Carolina.

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[1] – Schaad, Peter. “Last thought B4 bed. @bbknighton coined an EXCELLENT description for Daigo’s 3-0 goal Saturday: “the Samurai Scissor”. #FTW” Via Twitter. February 17th, 2013. Accessed February 18th, 2013: https://twitter.com/PeteSchaad/status/303368276858269696