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Wales Women’s international Jess Fishlock nets 30-yard wonder goal for Seattle in the opening minute

Experienced star thumped the ball in from range to catch the Portland 'keeper by surprise

WALES star Jess Fishlock fired in a stunning goal from 30-yards out for Seattle Reign against Portland Thorns.

The 30-year-old dispossessed the opposition before instantly striking the ball in the top corner, leaving the keeper with no chance after just 58 seconds.

Jess Fishlock nets 30-yard goal for Seattle in opening minute

The experienced midfielder arrived in America in 2013 and has had loan spells at Glasgow, Frankfurt and two separate stints in Melbourne.

Fishlock has made over 100 appearances for Wales, after starting her playing career at Cardiff City.

She has also been player-coach at Cardiff, player-assistant manager and player-manager at Melbourne City.

Supporters celebrated after her goal in the 58th second

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Supporters celebrated after her goal in the 58th second

Seattle are currently sixth in the league after four games, with Fishlock appearing all of the opening games this season.

Despite Fishlock's stunning opener, Seattle drew the game 2-2 after a 82nd minute equaliser from Allie Long for Portland.

Fishlock scored an own goal in the 36th minute to bring their opponents level before Merrit Mathias gave Seattle the lead again, but they were unable to hold on for the win.

Portland keeper was caught by surprise from long range

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Portland keeper was caught by surprise from long range