This lack of football is hitting us hard.
So to offer some relief, we dived into the Champions League video archives and stumbled upon some outrageous free-kick goals.
Enjoy our countdown starting with numbers 20-16 …
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) September 27, 2018
You can’t help but admire the nonchalance of this stance and run-up before Totti casually places it top bins.
This throwback free-kick 😱😱😱
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) February 5, 2020
Could the camera even keep up with this? When all else fails, just whack it as hard as you can.
Happy birthday to former Blue, Alex! 🎂🎈 pic.twitter.com/KVTgl845uu
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) June 17, 2017
Why is Alex taking it? Ballack is right the- OOOHHHH! That’s why he is taking it!
🎂🎁 @Oficial_RC3 🎂🎁
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) April 10, 2019
You could have three, four, even five goalkeepers in the way and this is still flying in. Classic Roberto Carlos.
🇧🇷 Neymar's #UCL record:
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) February 5, 2019
What a beautiful effort. Perfect technique, great pace on the ball and best of all? The goalkeeper doesn’t even bother.