Cristiano Ronaldo free kicks: Why always like this?

His ball strike is impressive. He’s scored 53 free kicks in his career, including a stunner against Spain in the 2018 World Cup. But when he sets up to take a free kick, Cristiano Ronaldo stands in a position which never ceases to shock. He spreads his legs apart before setting off, takes a deep breath and then launches a “bullet” at the goal using his secret technique…

But why did CR7 adopt this strange routine?

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