A 30-yard free kick resulted and the rangy Brazilian, his hair a beehive of curls, cannoned the ball into the Colombian net.
Colombia conceded a goal in only the seventh minute, off a Brazilian free kick that an unmarked Silva put coolly in the net.
The most famous example of this skill was a free kick taken by Roberto Carlos for Brazil in a 1997 match against France.
A free kick is a kick at the ball in any direction the player pleases when it is lying on the ground.
Sometimes it came off well, but at others his club had to pay the penalty with a free kick.
A place kick, a free kick, or a penalty kick must not be taken until the referee has given a signal for the same.
These manifestations, however, were turned into low growling when the leather was sent away by a free kick.
The penalty for fouls, which was at first only a down, is now in many cases a free kick.
Hillton's ruse had won her a free kick, and in another moment the ball was arching toward the St. Eustace goal.
There is no off-side, and you get a free kick if you catch the ball.