The beautiful game can be awfully cruel sometimes.
Just as you think the net is about to billow, the crack of ball on metal can ruin a player and a fan’s day. And it appears some footballers are unluckier than others.
The Premier League have been keeping a record of who has been hitting the ball against the woodwork since the start of the 2006/07 season. It’s an interesting list, but who tops the lot?
Click the right arrow above to see which footballer has hit the crossbar or post the most in the last ten seasons…