Don’t let Dimitri Payet get a free kick, because he’s probably going to score.
After scoring four of his 12 goals for West Ham from dead-ball situations this season, his touch has carried over to the French national team.
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With France playing Cameroon and the match tied 2-2 in the 90th minute, Payet stepped up from about 30 yards out and did this:
While there may be some suspect goalkeeping on this one, it’s a stellar strike that found the top corner perfectly from a tough angle for a right-footed shot.
Payet has three goals for the French national team, with two of them coming from free kicks. After being named to the PFA Team of the Year this season, Payet will be a key member of the France squad that has high hopes as the host nation for the upcoming EURO.