'If the net hadn't have been there, I think it would have started a conflict in North Korea'
That was the apt and tongue-in-cheek description on a fans' forum of Jordan Moore-Taylor's thunderbolt against Doncaster Rovers.
City needed the three points to secure a play-off spot, while league leaders Doncaster needed a win to lift the title with a game to spare.
Jordan Moore-Taylor had practiced the free-kick routine in training the day before and ended up slipping over as he connected with the ball, but when the opportunity presented itself in the game he hit a sweet, left-foot strike that was past Ian Lawlor before he could dive.
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