Aleksandar Kolarov’s match winning free kick was praised on Twitter as Serbia beat Costa Rica 1-0 in their 2018 FIFA World Cup, group E opener on Sunday, June 17.
After a goalless first half Kolaraov broke the halt when he nestled into splendid free kick past Keylor Navas in the 57th moment to give Serbia the lead.
Costa Rica endeavored to grab an equalizer towards the finish of the diversion however Serbia hung on for every one of the three focuses.
Kolarov with an excellent free kick to give Serbia 1-0 prevail upon Costa Rica
His match winning free kick was among the patterns on Twitter as some contrasted its quality with that of Cristiano Ronaldo in the 3-3 draw with Spain.
The full back is know to score free kicks and his most recent was particularly valued by Twitter users.
A fan stated, “His free kick goal is superior to Ronaldo. He needed to beat Keylor Navas. Ronaldo simply needed to beat David De Karius. Distinction in levels.”
Kolarov’s free kick goal is better than Ronaldo. Kolarov had to beat Keylor Navas. Ronaldo just had to beat David De Karius. Difference in levels
— Paulo 🇦🇷 (@HakunahMorata) June 17, 2018
“Ronaldo: I just scored the best free-kick at this World Cup. Kolarov: hold my brew.”
Ronaldo: I just scored the best free-kick at this World Cup.
— Freddie Cocker (@freddiec1994) June 17, 2018
Another fan stated, “Incredible free kick by Aleksandar Kolarov to give #Serbia the leap forward against #CostaRica. It takes something extraordinary to beat Keylor Navas, and that was a specialist left-footed strike. #Golazo”
The previous Manchester City left back was hailed for his execution in the amusement, as fans spouted over the excellence of his strike.
A fan stated, “A standout amongst the most underrated left-moves in world football with a remarkable free kick. Take a bow Aleksandar Kolarov.”
“There is just a single word for that goal from Aleksandar Kolarov, and they’d think about this one in Costa Rica: GOLAZO”
Serbia will go up against Switzerland in their next apparatus while Costa Rica will want to bob back against Brazil on Friday, June 22