NFL, Sports

When Was The Last Time You Saw A Free Kick In Football?

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There’s a little known rule in the NFL in which a team is allowed to attempt a free kick after calling for a fair catch after a punt or a kickoff.  Jim Harbaugh and the San Francisoc 49ers took advantage of said rule Thursday night against the Rams, attempting a 71 yard field goal to

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Soccer, Sports

Here Is One Of The Worst Free Kicks Ever

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It seems like Christmas has come early and often for fans of inexplicable sports gaffes — specifically, botched “freebies”. First, there was Brian Okam’s horrific free throw attempt earlier in December. Now, we have a contender for “Worst Free Kick Ever”, courtesy of goalkeeper Evanildo Rodrigues, who plays for El Jaish SC of the Qatar

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Soccer, Sports

David Beckham Is Still Decent At Free Kicks

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David Beckham scored on a classic Beckham free kick to tie the match as the LA Galaxy faced the Montreal Impact in Montreal at Olympic Stadium on May 12th. With the Galaxy down 1-0 Beckham stood over the free kick and bent it around the wall and past former teammate Donovan Ricketts. This brings back

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Featured

Lionel Messi Does It Again

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Over the weekend, Lionel Messi put on his own all star game when he netted another brilliant free kick against Atletico Madrid. Messi went opposite top corner, bending the free kick over the keeper giving Barcelona the winning goal. It was another quality strike from Messi and the Spanish commentators’ reaction says it all. With goals

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Sports

A Wonderful Free Kick By Wesley Sneijder Against AC Milan

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Inter Milan may have lost the 2011 Italian Super Cup to their rivals but they had a moment of glory when Wesley Sneijder absolutely nailed this free kick.  Beckham, circa 1999, would be proud. [youtube width=”640″ height=”390″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o3bcV2BiGLE[/youtube]   via SB Nation

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