Bicycle Kick

The bicycle kick is one of the most exciting and powerful shots in soccer. Also known as a ‘Chilena, will bring the house down if you can pull it off. Start off by leaping with one leg to get momentum. Then follow through with your trailing foot to strike the ball. As you jump, focus on contacting the ball with your laces. Timing, spacial awareness and courage are all needed. Wayne Rooney’s bicycle kick versus rival Manchester City is one of the best goals of his career.