Top 10: Premier League stars with best free-kick conversion rate (1)

Published Add your comment

With 28 free-kicks already converted in the Premier League this campaign, 2013/14 is well on its way to becoming a record-breaking season of goals scored from set-pieces.

David Beckham made dead ball situations his specialist trademark during his playing days at Manchester United, and numerous players have tried - and failed - to replicate his phenomenal return of goals scored from free-kicks around the box.

This year, it looks as though all those extra hours on the training pitch are paying off, as players continue to hone their set-piece skills to devastating effect, with a wide selection of training ground moves coming to fruition in live game situations.

Last term saw a total number of 32 goals scored directly from free-kicks, meaning that the current crop of Premier League stars are just five away from surpassing that, and we've still got four months of the season to play.

But, of all the set-piece specialists celebrating their rich vein of form this year, who is the ultimate free-kick king in England's top-flight?

Click through the tabs - above or below - to work your way through the players with the best conversion rate from 10 to 1, and feel free to share in the comment box provided, your favourite set-piece success this season!

With thanks to our friends at talkSPORT for providing us with the statistics.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Manchester City
Gnegneri Toure Yaya
Premier League

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again