A free kick is used to restart play in several codes of football:
- Association football
- Direct free kick, from which one may score directly
- Indirect free kick, from which one may not score directly
- American football;
- Safety kick
- Fair catch kick, a field goal attempted freely from the spot of a fair catch
- Other forms of football
- Free kick (rugby union), usually awarded to a team for a technical offence committed by the opposing side
- Free kick (Australian rules football), a penalty awarded by a field umpire to a player
Other articles related to "free, free kick, kick":
... he helped them to their ninth championship title in a row and scored a famous free-kick against rivals Celtic in January 1997 ... He made his debut the following day, scoring a trademark free kick in a 1–1 draw with Stirling Albion ... He scored Clyde's winning goal with another free kick in an important 2–1 victory over St Johnstone on 25 March, to lift Clyde out of the relegation play-off zone ...
... stroke of half time against Liverpool, with Malaysia trailing 0-1, Safiq scored from a free-kick which rocketed into the top left corner to equalise for Malaysia ... He scored two goals from free kick against Singapore on June 8 and June 12 consecutively ... He scored another goal, again from a free kick against Hong Kong ...
... He came on as a 60th minute substitute and curled in a free kick which led to the equalising goal ... scored his first goal for St Mirren on 6 March when he scored from a free kick against Rangers ... After the match, Carey says he copied Cristiano Ronaldo's free kick ...
... The Bears decided to kick the game-winning kick as a fair catch kick, which has rarely been done before ... The kick was Percival's second game-winner, as Percival kicked a 47-yarder with 03 left against their rival in Minnesota to give the Bears a 26-24 win at Wrigley Field the week before ... However, this time, the kick, which was 50 yards, missed ...
... A free-kick specialist, Wordsworth put Colchester ahead in a 2–1 defeat away to Millwall on 31 October 2009 when his free-kick wriggled into the net after taking. 2–1 away win, scoring the winner when he curled in a 20-yard free kick on 26 December 2009 and then scored again three days later at home to Southampton in a 2 ... Exeter City, with goals in the 10th and 11th minute, the second a free-kick ...
Famous quotes containing the words kick and/or free:
“Like a kick in the butt, the force of events wakes slumberous talents.”
—Edward Hoagland (b. 1932)
“It may be that the most interesting American struggle is the struggle to set oneself free from the limits one is born to, and then to learn something of the value of those limits.”
—Greil Marcus (b. 1945)