Penalty-kicks really are an art form aren’t they?
We’ve seen them all over the years.
The precise, the powerful and the downright cheeky lobs have all graced us during many shootouts. But this is a new one.
Check out this approach from Maldives player Ashad Ali Adubarey who attempts to trick the opposing goalkeeper by tripping over on his run-up to the spot.
Incredibly the crafty training ground move came off, sending the Afghanistan stopper in the wrong direction.
What’s funnier is the bemused goalkeeper’s reaction as he looks to the ref to blow for some sort of infringement.
Football lovers around the globe will be hoping for more entertainment from 12 yards just like this one when the World Cup begins in Brazil this summer.