Welcome and today, we look at the six players who ever scored from direct corner kick. Let's see; 1. JUNIOR STANISLAS vs Manchester United Bournemouth winger Junior Stanislas' strike from a corner with the help if ragging winds of the south coast went past David de Gea and Anthony Martial into the back of the net.
Read and see photos below: 1. Toni Kroos Real Madrid's Toni Kroos scored a goal off a straight corner kick against Valencia in La Liga. 2. Thierry Henry Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry scored directly from a corner kick against the Columbus Crew while playing for the New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer.
Toni Kroos has helped his team to reach quarter finals in the Champions league this season.Real made it through to the quarter finals by beating PSG.However the German player believe that the team, Chelsea which they are going to face in the quarter finals is the toughest team. Real star has admitted that no team wanted to draw Chelsea in the Champions league competition.Real Madrid's midfielder believes that Chelsea are in their best form currently under Thomas Tuchel and believes that it's the toughest team to face currently.
Chelsea failed to beat 13-times champions of Europe Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night. Despite the Blues having a good record against the Los Blancos, they couldn't get good results. They knocked Real Madrid out of the competition last season in the semi-finals when they ended up becoming champions of Europe.
Every manager put a player in a position that he feels he can perform better in. Here are the 5 transfers that led to players changing their position. 1. Raheem Sterling - The English winger played as right winger while at Liverpool. When he moved to Manchester City he started playing in the left wing.
Manchester City was outstanding against Real Madrid in the semi-finals match at home in Etihad. The Citizens thrashed the Los Blancos 4-3 to win the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final heading into the second leg with a one-goal advantage. The Citizens dominated most of the match and they could have scored more goals if they didn't waste the chances they created in the first half.
Every footballer wants to thrive in various ways however there are some circumstances that may lead to them changing their position. Here are the 5 footballers who thrived after changing their position. 1. Alexander Lacazette - The French forward was playing as a winger while at Olympique Lyonnaise.
Amid the heavy links to Premier League giants Manchester United, Ajax manager, Eric Ten Hag seems to have now received a stern warning from the former Red Devils head coach, Louis Van Gaal who has labelled the Mancunians a commercial club and not a football club. Speaking to the media (as reported by @TheEuropeanLad via @theutdjournal), the now Netherlands national team manager has reteirated his long-stance of the Red Devils being a business club where the owners are only concerned with making money rather than sporting activities.
Bayern Munich is the most successful club in Germany. Their good choice of players is what has contributed to their good performance not only in Bundesliga but in top European competitions like the UEFA Champions League. Manuel Neuer is their all time best goalkeeper. The German goalkeeper has played 472 matches for Bayern Munich in which he has kept 226 clean sheets.
In advance of their quarterfinal matchup in the Uefa Champions League in 2021/2022, Chelsea and Real Madrid have released statements ahead of the high-profile encounter. Toni Kroos of Real Madrid, as well as Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea, have provided us with their thoughts on the upcoming match.
When a player performs well for a club, the football fans never forget his achievements for the club. These are the 5 home comings that most football fans wish could happen. 1. Paul Pogba - The French Midfielder played for Juventus from 2012 to 2016. During this period he won 4 conservative Serie A tittles.
There are those players in top European clubs that have not let their age define their performance in the top European competitions and in their various leagues since the beginning of the 2021/2022 season. The best over 30 years old goalkeeper is Manuel Neuer who plays for Bayern Munich.
There are those clubs that are known to produce some of the top performing players in Europe because of their strong academy. These are the 5 players you did not know played for Bayer Leverkusen. 1. Hueng-Min Son - The Korean winger joined Bayer Leverkusen in 2013 at a fee of €10 Million.
Rio Ferdinand has admitted that Toni Kroos was excellent in the champions league match yesterday at Stamford Bridge. Manchester united legend has singled out the German star as the one who controlled the tempo and pace of the game naming him a machine. " Kroos was excellent, he didn't let them have a sniff.
Tuchel has held a press conference ahead of tomorrow's match between Chelsea and Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge in order to clear the air on how his team will be assembled. The manager made it clear that everyone, with the exception of Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ben Chilwell, has returned to training.
The Champions League quarter-finals were drawn on Sunday, with Real Madrid taking on Chelsea and Manchester City taking on Atletico Madrid, among other teams. Toni Kroos, a Real Madrid midfielder, has stated ahead of the game that facing Chelsea will be a difficult challenge at the moment for his team.
Real Madrid comes to Manchester City on Tuesday night for the UEFA Champions League semifinal game. Manchester City made it to the next round of the competition after Pep Guardiola's team beat Diego Simeone's team, Atletico Madrid, on a 1-0 aggregate. Real Madrid sent Chelsea FC out on a 5-4 aggregate, though.
Rodrygo made a bet with his father that he'd score a hattrick vs Manchester City. Although he didn't manage to score a Hat-Trick he scored two goals in less than two minutes, this proves the love and passion he have for his team, Real Madrid.
Real Madrid are one of the most successful teams in Europe. The Spanish side are currently on top of laliga table. Real Madrid are nine points clear of the second placed team in the laliga table. The Carlos Ancelotti side however suffered a heavy defeat in recent el classico game against Barcelona.
The clock is ticking down and Chelsea are busy preparing for the Champions League quarter-final clash with Real Madrid. The blues were had the best performance last season in this competition, which saw them crowned as the European champions. Chelsea eliminated the Laliga heavy weight s in the semi-finals with an aggregate of 3-1 goals, and they will be hoping to repeat the same tomorrow.