Robin van Persie Scores Stunning Goal On Incredible Header

PHOTO: The Netherlands Robin van Persie Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
The Netherlands' Robin van Persie attempts the header that scored a goal during the soccer match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Arena Ponte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, June 13, 2014.

Robin van Persie can fly.

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The Dutch striker scored a stunning goal against Spain today in what is sure to be remembered as one of the greatest moments of the 2014 World Cup.

PHOTO: Robin van Persie, of the Netherlands, scores a goal with a header

As the ball floated across the field, van Persie scored a diving header from 15 yards away that went straight past Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas.

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The goal ended Casillas' streak of 476 minutes without allowing a goal at the World Cup and tied the game at 1-1 going into halftime. That's the third longest streak in history.

The Netherlands ended up winning the game 5-1.

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