Footballers who are weirdly good at one specific thing

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    Solius Bearded Scholes admirer Staff

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    Jean Beausejour looked rubbish every time I saw him but he could whip in absolute pearlers when he wanted to.

    James Milner used to be really good at somehow keeping the ball in play when it looked certain to go out.

    Fellaini appears to be quite effective with the Roulette skill which is a bit bizarre.

    Any others?
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    An Irish Red Full Member

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    There's a whole array of terrible footballers who seem to exist only because they can throw the ball really far e.g. Rory Delap.
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    meamth Full Member

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    Probably Rory Delap. Long throws.
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    2cents Full Member

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    Quaresma with that outside of the foot shot.
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    whatwha Sniffs Erricksson’s diarrhea

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    Quaresma using the outside of the foot :drool:

    edit: feck off @2cents
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    Quaresma and the outside of his foot.
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    Bubz27 ACMarket employee

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    Who's that guy who curls it with the outside of his right foot because he can't use his left? Quaresma.
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    Lamela with the rabona too I guess.
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    Hernandez and scoring off of weird parts of his body. Back of the head, face, etc..
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    Cattermole with his english tackling.
    Messi with his football.
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    and turning into the biggest donkey in football. Some players watched stars of the present or past for inspiration. Jones watched the Donkey in Shrek
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    Fellaini at heading/chesting.
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    David Dunn and the rabona lol
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    Ashley Cole, goal line clearances

    Suarez, dribbling the ball straight through a player

    Aguero, shifting the ball and shooting in one motion. Defoe similar

    Kane and Lampard, shooting a ball with power when it's under their feet

    Vidic, glancing header back to the keeper from a long ball

    Mata getting over the ball and keeping it low when shooting from a low cross

    Gabriel Jesus scoring offside goals
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    Dolf Full Member

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    Has anyone said Quaresma yet? I heard he's really good with the outside of his foot.
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    Scarecrow Having a week off

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    Seeing the Delap mentions reminded me - Denmark's left back is right up there with him. Had some insane throws, particularly against Croatia. Skinny lad, too.
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    shamans Hoser

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    Just want to see Scholes hit a volley.
    Fellainis chest control is legit all time great. Berbatovs touch controling high balls
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    Anderson used to be weirdly good at flicking the ball straight into the air forward as a through ball. Can’t recall any footballer I’ve seen since him that tries that.
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    abdo99 Full Member City Lover

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    Robben cutting inside on his left foot and curling it in. He must have about 40 goals of those in his career.