VIDEO: Van Persie ties Spain with ridiculous headed goal

By Jerry Hinnen | CBSSports.com

There's a hundred adjectives to describe a goal like the one scored by Robin Van Persie to tie the Netherlands' match against Spain at 1-1 late in the first half. Magical. Outrageous. Sublime. "Potentially the goal of the World Cup" is longer, but that works, too.

Ultimately, we're going with audacious -- because it's still hardly comprehensible that Van Persie would even try something so unlikely, much less pull it off. Watch and enjoy:

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