Imagine, for a moment, standing in the line of fire, a mere 10 yards from Ronaldo as he winds up, preparing to boot the ball directly at you at a speed of 114 mph. With barely enough time to flinch, you take a breath, cover up, and . . . wait for impact.ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images MESSI AND THE WALL: THE WIND-UP ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images MESSI AND THE WALL: IMPACT Picture Alliance via Getty Images WATCH THOSE HANDS!
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