corner kick

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a free kick from the corner awarded to the other side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal line

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Ndoe Mekong shoved Forza ahead in the ninth minute, before Yanagawa, who played for Global last season, equalized with a header off a corner kick 16 minutes later.
Until Ramiro Funes Mori nodded in his first goal in English football from a Ross Barkley corner kick against Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on November 28, the Blues were the only Premier League outfit not to have scored this season from any kind of set piece.
The visitors deserved at least a point for their efforts, but the hosts exposed Chester's main weakness and scored both their goals through corner kicks.
On resumption of the second half, Ibrahim Majid doubled Qatar's lead with a canon header that beat goalkeeper Ekramy for the second time, following a corner kick in the 54th minute.
Defenders have a responsibility not to get involved, while officials have to be strong and take the advantage of the corner kick away from the attacking team.
Eder Arreola took the corner kick for UCLA in the second extra time, but the kick to Victor Chavez hit the right post, where Monge was there for the rebound.
With 7:30 left, Rodrigues sent a corner kick sailing into the far corner.
We knew they would all defend with just one player up front and the goal we conceded at a corner kick really hurt us.
This is the only place where a corner kick is as good as a goal for the fans.
But Shakes pounced with a header in a crowded goalmouth from Brian Barry-Murphy's corner kick to level the scores once more, and earn Graham Barrow's side a point.
But from the corner kick David Holds worth headed against the bar.
And Advocaat's men came close to an opener after a couple of minutes from a corner kick met by Lorenzo Amoruso, but his close-range header finished over the bar.
BIRTHDAY boy Quinton Jacobs celebrated his 21st birthday in spectacular style - by scoring direct from a corner kick.
We understood, of course, that to have a successful near-post corner kick, the kick itself had to be extremely accurate.
After Cables early pressure, it was Ossett who took the lead on nine minutes from a corner kick taken by Sharry.