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Top 6 Most Iconic Free-Kicks In Football History

Lionel Messi's free-kick against Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League 2nd leg clash that took place on the 1st of May, 2019, remains the most iconic free-kick in football history that cannot get easily forgotten in a long while. Scoring a free-kick in the 82nd minute of the game concluded the match in a 3-0 win in favour of Barcelona.

Toni Kroos free-kick against Sweden in the 2018 Fifa World Cup is another iconic free-kick in football history that inspired Germany's victory in a 2-1 win in the last minute of the game. From the left corner of the goal post, Toni Kroos loosely tipped the ball over to find the back of the net in an impressive free-kick move.

Roberto Carlos magnificent free-kick against France in 1997 is probably the best free-kick ever, and amongst the most iconic free-kick in football history as from 30 yards out, he curved the ball fluidly to find the back of the net for Brazil.

The other iconic free-kicks in football history are:

4. Ronaldinho vs England (2002)

5. Cristiano Ronaldo vs Portsmouth (2006)

6. David Beckham vs Greece (2001)

Which of the free-kicks stated above is your favourite?

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