Vine: Demba Ba hits the crossbar from the kick-off with audacious shot
Published 19/08/2014 | 20:09
Demba Ba nearly shook Arsenal to the core inside three seconds of there Champions League clash with Besiktas when he hit the crossbar direct from the kick-off.
In one of the most audacious attempts on goal you will ever see, the former Chelsea and Newcastle striker had Wojciech Szczesny scrambling.
The 19-year-old, signed from Southampton, lined up alongside Laurent Koscielny, who was passed fit on an Achilles problem, while Nacho Monreal came in for the injured Kieran Gibbs at left-back and France forward Olivier Giroud led the attack in front of £30million Chile international Alexis Sanchez.
Besiktas, managed by Croatian Slaven Bilic, had former Arsenal youngster Oguzhan Ozyakup in the side.
Here is Ba's effort below: