Rosenborg’s epic volley attempt

The Norwegian football league gets underway this weekend, and defending Tippeligaen champions Rosenborg have been doing some rather unique training exercises ahead of the new season.

Not content with your average corner routine, a handful of Rosenborg players took to the roof of an office block next to the Lerkendal Stadion, their home ground, to fire down corners from 240 yards in the air to players waiting below who had to volley the ball into the back of the net.

As you can see from the above clip, it proved to be a rather hard feat to accomplish.

Let’s hope the Rosenborg strikers are in slightly better form when they face Odd on Saturday…