David Beckham’s Olimpico
Here’s why you should always whip the ball into the box on a corner kick: it just might go directly into the goal.
That’s what David Beckham did for the LA Galaxy, he puts the soccer ball in at pace towards the near post where a teammate is making a run, but if the player misses the ball or the defender can’t get to it, then it very well might go right into the goal.
At the near post, with all the players charging in to win the ball, it’s hard for the keeper to see and make the save. Take a look. David Beckham creates danger with back to back corners, nearly scoring with his 2nd.
David Beckham scores goal off of a corner kick.
With the match tied 1-1, David Beckham struck a corner kick toward the near post and the ball went untouched through a crowd and into the net for the game winning goal. The LA Galaxy beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 with Beckham recording a goal and an assist.
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