Kleberson (?!?!?) saves Union season with an unreal free kick (UPDATED with lots of video)

Kleberson (?!?!?) saves Union season with an unreal free kick (UPDATED with lots of video)

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The Union's forgotten midfielder -- and expensive bench-warmer -- Jose Kleberson came on in injury time Saturday night.

With the Union down a man, Kleberson hit a free kick that somehow went up over the wall, down, and fell inside the post. PPL Park went ballistic and the Union kept their playoff hopes alive.

The official video highlight is below courtesy of Pro Soccer Talk at NBC, but even better is this awesome SLOW-MOTION video above from The River End, courtesy of Mark Magowan.

Also below is a cool Instagram video of the goal courtesy of Instagram user Carol Inacio.

UPDATE:

Different angle on the goal from Twitter user @ThePigeonCorner.

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Some reaction videos from Mark Magowan, Instgram user Andrew Oestreich, and Twitter user Brian Barrish (@BigBrain61).

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If you have video of tonight's goal, send it my way at smoore71@gmail.com or on Twitter @smoore1117.

Cat-lover Ben Simmons raises his 2 Savannah cats to support #RaiseTheCat

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Cat-lover Ben Simmons raises his 2 Savannah cats to support #RaiseTheCat

It all started with a simple tweet at 1:58 p.m.

Ben Simmons asked his Twitter following about the cat.

One hour and 19 minutes later, Simmons decided to participate himself.

With his two Savannah cats.

For those out of the loop, Sixers fan @GipperGrove started the social media movement — one we can surely affirm is one the world has never seen before — in which fans raise their cats after each Sixers win, which there have been plenty of recently.

The Sixers won their third straight game on Friday night, squeaking out a 93-92 win over the Trail Blazers and are now 8-2 in their last 10 games. Joel Embiid is legit, and this team, in Year 4 of The Process, is making basketball great again in Philly. And all of this without Simmons, the 2016 No. 1 overall pick who's still rehabing a Jones fracture in his right foot.

To celebrate Simmons' cat-raising, @GipperGrove pinned this to his Twitter page.

#RaiseTheCat lives on.