|Sebastian Abreu scores the game winner in the penalty shootout versus Ghana in the 2010 World Cup. Abreu’s nickname is ‘El Loco’, the crazy man, and he was a bit gutsy and crazy to take the shot like this. Below is Sebastian Abreu’s panenka penalty. How often does the keeper guess or dive before a penalty kick is taken? |
This was shades of Zidane in the World Cup final in 2006, where he too calmly chipped the ball over the keeper.
Zidane Penalty in the World Cup Final