Watch: Thibaut Courtois shows off his free-kick ability ahead of Leicester v Chelsea

The Chelsea goalkeeper looks to be a pretty decent free-kick taker

The Sport Review staff
By    

Thibaut Courtois could be rivalling Eden Hazard and Willian for free-kick duty after Chelsea goalkeeper posted a clip from set-piece training.

The Belgium international is known as one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers after establishing himself as Chelsea’s first-choice goalkeeper following his return to the west London club from a three-year loan spell at Atletico Madrid.

Hazard and Willian are the normal suspects on set-piece duty and the Brazil international proved particularly prolific from free-kicks in the 2015-16 season.

While Courtois is know for his world-class saves and his command of the penalty area, the Belgian shot stopper looks to be pretty good with his feet from dead ball situations.

Courtois posted the above clip from a Chelsea training session on his Instagram page and wrote the following caption:

“Sometimes I score too! 😉⚽️🎯 #CFC”

Chelsea are sitting at the top of the Premier League table and five points clear of their closest rivals Liverpool.

MORE: The latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: The latest Chelsea player tweets

The Blues will make the trip to defending champions Leicester City in their next top-flight outing.

MORE: Seven reasons why Chelsea must keep Cesc Fabregas

MORE: 20 Chelsea targets Conte could sign to replace Terry

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Back to The Sport Review homepage

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Miami WTA Preview: Kerber and Pliskova head field, but Vesnina and Kuznetsova on a roll
Slideshow
The Sport Review
20 Arsenal transfer targets Arsene Wenger could sign in the summer
The Sport Review
20 Chelsea transfer targets Antonio Conte could sign in the summer
The Sport Review
15 of the best foods to eat after a gym workout
The Sport Review
Arsenal WAGs 2017: Meet Granit Xhaka, Shkodran Mustafi and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s wives and girlfriends
The Sport Review
12 young Arsenal players who fans should get excited about
The Sport Review
Top 25 Muslim football players in Premier League: Arsenal, Liverpool, Man United and Chelsea stars feature
The Sport Review
Roberto Firmino: 25 photos of the Liverpool forward’s stunning wife
The Sport Review
Miami Open 2017: British hopes rest on Konta, as Edmund, Evans, Watson, Bedene lose openers
The Sport Review
The latest official update on Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez contract talks
The Sport Review
Sir Alex Ferguson reacts to Bastian Schweinsteiger’s Man United exit