TOP 5… GOALS FIT TO WIN ANY FOOTBALL MATCH (THAT DIDN’T)

Whether it’s a consolation goal or an equaliser, ultimately a goal that doesn’t result in a win is somehow less satisfying than one that does. Would we still hold El Diego’s ‘Goal of the Century’ in such reverence if it had levelled proceedings rather than finished them? Would Beckham’s halfway line megachip have been quite so awesome if it’d been a late peg-back? Perhaps not, but surely a great goal in a non-winning effort should also be celebrated, hence this blog. Here are my Top 5 goals that were not scored by a winning side (NOTE: if a team wins on penalties, the game is officially a draw. Rules pedantry, GO!) Continue reading