Is there anything more beautiful in soccer than watching a well-worked set piece lead to a goal?
I’m not just talking about free kicks, though. A corner or impeccably placed penalty can provoke yelps of appreciation too. So can a thro- actually, no a throw in can’t. Sorry Stoke fans.
The current Premier League season has featured a dazzling array of finely struck and intrinsically planned set pieces that have ended up with the ball firmly placed in the back of the net.
Here is a look at the 15 greatest set pieces of this Premier League season.