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Sergio Ramos Breaks Real Madrid Freekick Curse.........After 528 days

Santiagobernabeu 06/25/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. At long last Real Madrid have scored their first freekick goal after 528 days as their captain Sergio Ramos found the back of the net on Wednesday night against Mallorca at the Alfredo Di Stefano.

The whites have struggled to score from dead balls since their all-time goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo left the club for Juventus,despite the presence of specialists like Gareth Bale,Luka Modric and Toni Kroos.

Sergio Ramos broke the hedge with a magnificent freekick from the edge of the box to the top left corner of the net to double Real Madrid's lead in the 69th minute of the LaLiga clash with RCD Mallorca on Wednesday night.

Real Madrid's Last Freekick goal in a competitive game was scored by Dani Ceballos,who is currently on loan at Arsenal.The Spainish midfielder was the last Real Madrid player to score directly from a freekick when he did so against Real Betis in the 2019 season.

Rodrygo Goes however,has scored directly from a freekick when he did so against Bayern munich in a friendly game in which Madrid fell to defeat 3-1,with Rodrygo's freekick goal being the only Real Madrid goal.Toni Kroos and Luka Modric have in different occasions come close to scoring freekick goals,as both Luka Modric and Toni Kroos have both provided assist from dead ball situations.

Real Madrid have players who are good at dead ball situations,most of which are on loan.The best freekick taker among all loaned out Real Madrid players is Oscar Rodriguez.Oscar Rodriguez is currently on loan at Leganes and has three freekick goals,just one goal adrift Lionel Messi. Martin Odegaard who is currently on loan at Real sociedad is also a good freekick taker and good at set pieces.He is one of the Revelations in LaLiga this season.The ex Real Madrid star have scored 2 Freekick goals this season.

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