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Toppo's Top Tens - Penalties

This week’s Toppo’s Top Ten examines what are arguably every Englishman’s worst nightmare – penalties.

Penalty kicks are a true test of an player’s nerve, whether it’s during 90 minutes or in a shootout. 1,745 more words

What a penalty!


Spain U19 star Ezequiel Calvente shows just how it should be done by scoring an audacious ‘switch-hit’ penalty against Italy at the U19 European Championships in France. 60 more words

Spain 3-1 England U19

The Spanish team advance to the final while scoring some beautiful goals on the way. Today they scored off of a free-kick and a penalty in the most clever of ways: 13 more words

Sports

Best penalty kick ever

It is very exciting and at the same time very nervous for the penalty taker and the supporters during the penalty kick is taken. In… 264 more words

Spain

Is This the Best Penalty Ever?

Quite possibly. Spain U19 star Ezequiel Calvente shows just how it should be done by scoring an audacious ‘switch-hit’ penalty against Italy at the U19 European Championships in France. 21 more words

Football

After Ezequiel Calvente's 'switch-hit' penalty: Five of the best penalty kicks

After Spain’s Ezequiel Calvente’s remarkable ‘switch-hit’ penalty, we round up five more of the greatest penalty kicks ever taken.

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Oddballs

Ezequiel Calvente: The best penalty ever?

On Saturday, midfielder Ezequiel Calvente scored Spain‘s third goal, a penalty, in a 3-0 victory over Italy in the European under-19 football tournament.

It isn’t absolutely clear from the full-speed camera angle, but watch the replay from behind the goalkeeper and you will see that he runs up to strike the ball right-footed, then switches at the last moment to hit it with his left. It’s brilliant.

Football