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Jozy Altidore Goal Vs. Germany: U.S. Soccer Striker Scores With 'Sumptuous Volley' (VIDEO)

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Jozy Altidore of the United States celebrates scoring his side's opening goal in front of their fans during the International Friendly match between Germany and the United States at the RFK Stadium on June 2, 2013 in Washington, DC. | Getty Images

As defined by Merriam-Webster Dictionary, sumptuous is an adjective meaning "extremely costly, rich, luxurious, or magnificent."

On a soccer field, it looks like this:

U.S. striker Jozy Altidore scored the first goal in an international friendly against Germany at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. on Sunday. Coming off a standout campaign with AZ Alkmaar, the 23-year-old seemed to have brought his good form stateside, volleying home a cross from Graham Zusi in the 14th minute.

ESPN commentator Ian Darke narrated the superb strike in equally superb fashion:

“Oh yes! Jozy Altidore ends the scoring drought and what a way to do it! It was a sumptuous volley!”

The United States would take a 2-0 lead into the dressing room at half time and hold on for a 4-3 win in a thrilling second half.

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