Published on May 21st, 2010 | by Yellow Magpie0
The Greatest Goals: 13 Videos Of The Very Best
Football is the ‘Beautiful Game’. The most popular sport on the planet, it draws incredible crowds world-wide to matches. No other sport can compete in terms of spectacle and the large numbers who attend games are testament to this.
What makes football so special is obviously the players who play the game. And ultimately what makes these players so special is the goals that they score.
Here are some of the most memorable goals from great football players. Many of these goals were scored when the player’s respective teams needed them the most.
Marco Van Basten Netherlands v USSR (Euro 1988)
Dejan Savicevic AC Milan V Barcelona (Champions League Final 1994)
Rivaldo Barcelona v Valencia (2003)
George Weah AC Milan v Verona (1997)
Carlos Alberto Brazil v Italy (World Cup 1970)
Diego Maradonna Argentina v England (World Cup 1986)
Zinedine Zidane Real Madrid v Bayer Leverkusen (Champions League Final 2002)
Pele Brazil v Sweden (World Cup 1958)
Ronaldo Barcelona v Compostela (1997)
Gianluca Vialli Juventus v Parma (UEFA Cup 1995)
Thierry Henry Arsenal v West Ham (2002)
Ronaldinho Barcelona v Villareal (2006)
Lionel Messi Barcelona v Getafe (2007)