A cheeky set-piece routine is one of our favorite things here at the FOX Soccer Blog, because there’s always a 50/50 chance it fails miserably. And we love seeing others fail. Japanese second-division side Kyoto Sanga FC, however, were right on the money with their unconventional free kick.
In a game against Yokohama, five of Kyoto’s players lined up and produced a series of dummies before one eventually blasted it top shelf into the net:
Not so ‘dummy’ now, is it!?
As we mentioned, not all innovative free kick routines work out quite as well. Here are a couple of our favorite fails:
The “Let’s both hit it at the same time” free kick
The “I’ll fall to the ground and head it to you” free kick: