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Tottenham winger Lamela: Messi couldn't do that!

Tottenham winger Erik Lamela is still buzzing over his wonder goal last week in the Europa League.

He finally came good with that spectacular 'rabona' goal against the shellshocked Greeks from Asteras Tripolis that has made him an instant hit on YouTube.

Lamela said: "My idol is Lionel Messi. He is the best, from a different planet... but he doesn't score goals like that one!"

Lamela can barely believe his change in fortune.

"I think it was a very different goal from others I have scored," he admitted. "I cannot even remember scoring like that in training."

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