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set piece

Theatre a piece of scenery built to stand independently as part of a stage set
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City have scored an impressive 11 goals so far this season from set pieces, and are the only team in double figures so far.
Ferguson said: "When you have the likes of Chris and Oliver taking set pieces you are going to create a lot of chances for the likes of Gareth McAuley.
Williams, who donned the armband in the absence of No8 Kelvin Davies, believes RGC more than matched their opponents in open play, but were given a real pasting in the set piece - especially the scrum - which resulted in two yellow cards and a penalty try for the home side.
When you are happy with your new set piece, save it by giving it a name and specifying its width and depth.
Gaga briefly paused the moment the set piece hit her upside the head, only to jump back into the rest of the song as she scuttled off stage.
We've done well at set pieces this season, we changed to more zonal play this season because of the physical capacity of players at this level.
I think England would be happy to go from set piece to set piece to set piece, so they can take us on in that area and see if they can beat us," said Hansen.
We gave them more set piece opportunities than we would have liked and they punished us.
Recent World Cup play supports this contention: 52 of the 144 possessions leading to a goal involved a cross from the wing and 77 of the scores (at some point during the possession) involved a set play in the attacking half of the field (48 directly from the set piece, 2 throws, 20 free kicks, 8 corners, and 18 penalty kicks; and 29 indirectly, where the set piece occurred earlier in the possession).
In joint second place are Malaga and Juventus with seven set piece goals, while next in the list on six are less surprising names like Barcelona and West Bromwich Albion (these are the only circumstances in which you will ever see that sentence written).
PULIS'S SET-PIECE masters PL Goals (2016-17) Set-piece Open play Total goals % Set Piece 1 West Bromwich Albion 6 3 9 66.
But the lesson they received about the need to concentrate for 90 minutes might just stand them in good stead for the rest of the season, despite Liam Hatch giving Darlo the win from a set piece.