WATCH: USWNT star scores amazing goal off nutmeg diving header

The U.S. women's national team took care of South Korea on Thursday night in a friendly, and Julie Ertz (formerly known as Julie Johnston) stole the show with a fantastic goal. The defender continued to prove she is a terror to deal with on set pieces, scoring a brilliant diving header to open the scoring. But that's not all - the header actually nutmegged the goalkeeper. Take a look:

What a goal. A bit of fortune there to get the nutmeg, but diving headers are difficult enough. What she had to do was just get it on frame. She did that, with some additional style points at the end. 

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