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Zibanejad shows off strong kicking leg by nailing long field goal

Rangers forward booted football in Super Bowl Sunday video posted to Instagram

by Pat Pickens @Pat_Pickens / Staff Writer

Mika Zibanejad showed off one more skill for his ever-evolving resume.

The New York Rangers forward displayed a competent kicking leg, nailing a long field goal in a post he shared on Instagram on Super Bowl Sunday.

Tweet from @NYRangers: Mika shows that you can���t ice a hockey player!(🎥 @MikaZibanejad)#SBLIII

Zibanejad's post was in honor of the Super Bowl with the caption "Anyone need a kicker?" He may have learned a thing or two from watching Manchester United since he's a huge fan of The Red Devils.

Tweet from @ManUtdUSA: They May Wear Blue, But @MikaZibanejad & @zuccarello36 Bleed Red #MUFC

Aside from being the Rangers leader in points, and apparently a budding football kicker, Zibanejad also is an accomplished musician who was the DJ at Henrik Lundqvist's Unmasked event in 2016.

Tweet from @HLundqvistFDN: Tonight's music brought to you by @MikaZibanejad of the @NYRangers! #HLF

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