Charlie Adam’s free-kick takes a lucky deflection off Carrick to give Stoke the lead v Manchester United

Trust Stoke to score the most freakish deflected free-kick goal!

Charlie Adam stepped up to take a long-range free-kick from fully 45 yards midway through the first half against Man United, with plainly no chance of directly scoring.

As if hoping for a lucky bounce or whatever he could get, he blasted a wishful low shot straight at the wall, which ricocheted off Michael Carrick and into the back of the net, leaving De Gea with no chance in the United goal.


B101 Writer