12 GIFs of Cantona: No 9 – Touch of class

On the 9th GIF of Cantona, Beautifully Red gave to me…

…a beautiful control and finish!

Eric Cantona goal v Derby County 5/4/1997

In a game remembered for Derby’s shock win at Old Trafford and a debut Paolo Wanchope wonder goal, it was also the scene for some Eric Cantona brilliance.

Wanchope’s goal has put Derby into a shock 2-0 lead when on 47 minutes, Cantona got United back into the game with this…

Eric Cantona GIF Goal v Derby

Solskjear plays the ball into Cantona who somehow brings the ball under control with 1 beautiful touch and proceeds to drill the ball into the bottom corner of the net.
Derby scored again with 15 minutes to play when Eric was again involved as United hit straight back…


Eric Cantona skill GIF

Eric Cantona displayed some wonderful skill and footwork inside the United half before passing the ball forward, which was flicked on by Andy Cole to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who scored.

12 GIFs of Cantona

No 1 – The very begining
No 2 – Counter Attacking brilliance
No 3 – Stunning through-ball assist
No 4 – “It was a pass”
No 5 – Derby Day Delight
No 6 – Thunderous strike
No 7 – On the Volley
No 8 – Would have been a worldy


4 thoughts on “12 GIFs of Cantona: No 9 – Touch of class

  1. Daniel

    By the way, assuming you’re a fan of all great soccer clips/gifs, did you see Darron Gibson’s amazing moment for Everton against city?


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