Best Penalty Kick Taker

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Best Penalty Kick Taker

Post by Croatianblood1 » 26 Jun 2006, 17:11

Well since we had a topic about the best free kick taker I thought about starting one about the best penalty taker. Who do u think the best penalty kick taker is?

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Post by ziem » 26 Jun 2006, 17:13

i'd say nistelrooy

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Post by ratherton » 26 Jun 2006, 18:30

Best penalty takers I ever saw were either John Wark, Matthew Le Tissier or Ray Stewart

Currently, I can't think of one outstanding taker. Many of them are excellent but have missed one or two

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Post by Wiseman_philosopher » 26 Jun 2006, 18:38

Alan Shearer has to be the most emphatic and reliable.
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Post by hustler89 » 26 Jun 2006, 19:00

Zinedine Zidane my good man.

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Post by powell » 26 Jun 2006, 19:12

i think there are loads of great penalty takers out there that miss one or two. but i think the best one at the moment would be frank lampard he has only miss i think 2, the last one being against hungry

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Post by Croatianblood1 » 26 Jun 2006, 20:25

hustler89 wrote:Zinedine Zidane my good man.
yeah i would agree, Zidane is an excellent finisher

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Post by cfrealmadrid » 26 Jun 2006, 22:36

before euro 2004, i would have said beckham :lol:

seriously though, zidane is very good. i also agree with ratherton on le tissier.
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Post by Duffo » 26 Jun 2006, 22:39

Has to be Frank Lampard, what a legend

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Post by ballackfan » 27 Jun 2006, 05:21

Ballack buries the balls to net on Pk many many times, with lots of power and good placement, very unpredictable to save from. Other players, I don't know a whole lot nor saw them with pks but Ballack impressed me the most.

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Post by interista » 27 Jun 2006, 06:35

zidane, only missed one ever in international play (against china :? )

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Post by Croatianblood1 » 05 Jul 2006, 23:58

interista wrote:zidane, only missed one ever in international play (against china :? )
yeah i saw that, but he only missed cause he slipped and fell lol :D

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Post by soccer11 » 06 Jul 2006, 00:14

maybe totti because of the one against australia. so much pressure on him and he only came in about 10 minutes before. also Zidane because of todays penalty and the pressure. so it depneds on the consistancy and also the pressure part.

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Post by FCBarcelona » 06 Jul 2006, 01:55

Fernando Hierro,,,, NEVER MISSED

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Post by peps1154 » 06 Jul 2006, 02:58

Im going to suprise u with this, and even though Im not his fan, I have to say C.Ronaldo, In the Euro 2004 tournament and now in the England game he came up big during the shootout and while the English stars of Gerrards caliber were missing he slot it home without any problem.

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