About Penalty Panenka Hazard Goalkeeper Newcastle
Eden Hazard scored a penalty a la Antonin Panenka goal against Newcastle United Agen Bola. Hazard, Antonio Conte, until the opposing goalkeeper commented about the penalty.
Hazard did it when Chelsea beat Newcastle 3-1 in Premier League action at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (2/12/2017). The Belgian forward advanced as a penalty taker in the 74th minute after Victor Moses was fouled by Matt Ritchie.
Hazard, who also scored Chelsea’s first goal, did not kick aloud to throw the ball into the goal. He just poked the ball in the middle and it was enough to deceive Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow.
About Penalty Panenka Hazard Goalkeeper NewcastleFoto: Paul Childs / Action Images via Reuters
Darlow publicly admitted to disgusting such a penalty. But, he also praised Hazard.
“It’s a bit annoying to me, I’ll plead if I say no, but that’s also a very good penalty,” he admitted to Sky Sports.
After the match, Hazard was asked about his penalty. What is the reason to execute a penalty ala panenka despite its potential to fail big enough?
“When I take the ball, it’s just an instinct, I just want to do this, I just want the goalkeeper to move in. If he does not move, I’m in trouble,” Hazard told Sky Sports.
“He’s moving, the ball into the middle, that’s a good penalty,” he said.
With two additional goals against Newcastle, Hazard has scored eight goals in 18 games in all competitions this season.
“The important thing is to score a goal, the player can decide to shoot in any way, but the important thing is a goal, otherwise it can make me a little angry,” said Conte, Chelsea manager, about Hazard’s penalty.
Chelsea are now ranked third in the Premier League standings with 32 points from 15 matches. The Blues are under Manchester City (40 points) and Manchester United (35 points).