Curving and bending a ball using the magnus effect is common in every sport. The effect can be reversed though – kick the ball the same way, and it will bend in the opposite direction!

FYFD Boundary Layer Transition video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roNMWE2CJxk
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Creator: Dianna Cowern
Expert: Nicole Sharp, FYFD
Animator: Kyle Norby

Thanks to:
Prof. John Bush, MIT
Daniel Walsh, UCSD
Kyle Kitzmiller

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Resource: http://math.mit.edu/~bush/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Beautiful-Game-2013.pdf

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