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[ANIMATED] Alex Morgan Knees New Zealand Goalie In The Face

Dean Martin used to sing Ain't That A Kick In The Head? but if you ask New Zealand's women's soccer goalkeeper Jenny Bindon, it actually was a knee. Moreover, it was the Seattle Sounders' Alex Morgan knee. Ouch.

Make the jump to see for yourself.

(h/t to the folks over af gif ninjas)

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Man that looked like it hurt.

This wasn't the only run in (pun intended) that Kiwi goalie had with the U.S. on Friday, also taking a boot to the face as well. Then to add insult to all of Jenny Bindon's likely injuries, the U.S. Women's team took the Kiwi's out handedly with a 2-0 victory. Not a memorable day for Bindon and her squad to say the least.

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