Sounds good, how do I Netmeg somebody?The secret to nutmegging somebody? make it seem like it’s the very LAST thing on your mind. Defenders will often be obsessed with watching the ball as they harry you for the ball. As you move the ball sidewards in an effort to go around the player, you may notice the widening gap between his/her legs – this would be the perfect time to execute your move. Firstly drop your shoulder to make it seem like your going one way then deftly apply the ball between their legs. Of course, remember to retrieve the ball on the other side – a nutmeg CAN NOT be claimed if you don’t do this.
What players at the greatest at the nutmeg?Think quick, skillful (often with a low center of gravity) players like Arjen Robben and Lionel Messi. Sometimes players take the move to the nth degree. Here’s Januzovic nutmegging a player, not TWICE, but THRICE.
Watch the below video for more inspiration.