Fabian-Castillo - FC Dallas - works against Rodrigo-Ramos - Chicago Fire - 7-16-16

Sometimes, an assist is less of an assist than it is a work of art.

FC Dallas attacker Fabian Castillo's flick over two defenders ended up being the coolest part of an eventual rabona setup for Maximiliano Urruti's game-opening goal in the 23rd minute of FC Dallas' 3-1 victory over the Chicago Fire Saturday night had MLS fans, ahem, a-Twitter. 


Working on the left wing against Chicago Fire defenders Michael Stephens and Rodrigo Ramos, Castillo used his right foot to flick the ball over both players and toward the Chicago penalty area. Stephens was out of the play, but Ramos turned and chased and couldn't get to the ball before Castillo, who crossed it to the middle. There, Urruti headed it home as MLS Twitter exploded in 140-character bursts: