Real Madrid's Toni Kroos Scores Directly From A Corner Against Valencia
Toni Kroos scored an incredible quickly-taken corner during Real Madrid's victory over Valencia.
The German midfielder's quick thinking saw Real Madrid open the scoring against Valencia in Wednesday's Spanish Supercopa clash.
He swiftly placed the ball on the corner quadrant then took a few steps back before unleashing a terrific right-footed strike.
He curled the ball into the net with Valencia keeper Jaume Doménech horribly caught out as he failed to keep the ball out.
Toni Kroos the German sniper strikes again :dart:
- Do You Respect Sugar? (@busydoc23) January 8, 2020
Kroos' expertly taken set-piece sent social media into overdrive.
Omg Toni Kroos just scored on purpose taking a corner :flushed:
- Alex Goldberg (@AlexGoldberg_) January 8, 2020
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Toni Kroos. That's the tweet.
- Xav Salazar (@XavsFutbol) January 8, 2020
Toni Kroos outdid Trent when it comes to corners taken quickly. #gainSZN
- Lucas Goatquez (@LGoatquez) January 8, 2020
1-0 Real Madrid. Toni Kroos has opened the score vs Valencia with a beautiful corner that goes straight in. The goalkeeper wasn't paying attention, but you still have to aim that perfectly well, that's a class goal. pic.twitter.com/az0Dymsfh5
- :gem: (@TheEuropeanLad) January 8, 2020
Toni Kroos scores past Domenech direct from a corner - the same keeper let in a goal direct from a corner in last year's Copa semi, scored by Joaquin
- Rik Sharma (@riksharma_) January 8, 2020
"Even the TV camera missed it Toni the genius went Trent Mode," one social media user wrote.
A second tweeted: "TONI KROOS... CORNER TAKEN QUICKLY... GOALLLLL."
A third added: "Kroos with that marvellous corner taken quickly goal."
Real Madrid went onto beat Valencia 3-1, with Isco and Luka Modric adding to Kroos' stunning goal. Daniel Parejo pulled one back from the spot in stoppage time.