The Sweden star revealed on Twitter: "I asked @youngy18 if I could take the free-kick
A third successful free-kick
against Russia in Toulouse tonight would see Bale claim the record outright and possibly send Wales into the knock-out stages of Euro 2016.
on the edge of the box is arguably as good as a penalty sometimes for Wales - he's that good at them.
by Lameiras and Maddison blocked by the wall, the first illegally.
WIGAN boss Malky Mackay lauded two-goal hero Jermaine Pennant after his "sensational" first-half free-kicks
inspired Latics to victory.
That strike against the Hammers was Newcastle's first direct free-kick
scored all season.
This time, Nakamura sent a pinpoint curling free-kick
in the direction of a beautifully decorated wedding cake, blasting the bride and groom figurines off the top and leaving the cake untouched.
Obviously, I know that every time I have a free-kick
people will expect things from me now.
Other than Young, N'Zogbia is the only Villa player to score direct from a free-kick
in the past four seasons.
For a 25-yard free-kick
, the ball needs to be struck with an elevation of 16 degrees and for right-footed players, hit slightly to the right so the swerve will bring it back on target.
The Ancients added a third on 58 minutes when keeper Chris Mullock''s long free-kick
was flicked on by Hesp and Griffiths held the ball up before enabling Gareth Williams to volley home.
The Scholars were quickly into attacking mode and Mark Branch's free-kick
from the right in the seventh minute was blocked by the defence before a free-kick
from Gavin Saunders was palmed away by Glapwell keeper Andy Richmond.
But if Aluko - who will fly back to Cairo today to rejoin his national team with the manager's blessing - was clapped out of Pittodrie by the players, they should have been carrying Mulgrew on their shoulders for the superb free-kick
that snatched their first home victory of the season.
Summary: Xabi Alonso scored an extra-time free-kick
as Spain beat the hosts South Africa 3-2 in the third-place play-off at the Confederations Cup.
The deadlock was soon broken at Belle Vue when Luke Holden's curling free-kick
evaded everyone in the box and nestled in the net after just five minutes.