Forgotten wonder goals – Mikael Nilsson’s banana free-kick, 1993

Ollie Irish

14th, March 2008

Mikael Nilsson, formerly of IFK Göteborg, must have wondered what he had to do to earn the same sort of sponsorship money as Roberto Carlos. This superb free-kick against PSV Eindhoven swerved as much as anything the Brazilian could serve up.
Warning – this video may contain traces of Clive Tyldesley.