it's time again for choosing the best goal of the year! (copy pasta criteria from fifa's website)
The final list has been drawn up using the following criteria: aesthetics; the importance of the match; the absence of luck or an opposition mistake as a factor making the goal possible; fair play; and the date, with only goals scored between 1 January and 15 October 2010 counting.
Hamit ALTINTOP kazakhstan 0:3 turkey (euro2012 qualifier)
Matthew BURROWS glentoran 1:0 portadown (carling premiership)
Linus HALLENIUS hammarby 2:0 syrianska (swedish 2nd division superettan)
Lionel MESSI fc barcelona 3:0 fc valencia (liga bbva)
Samir NASRI arsenal 5:0 fc porto (uefa champion's league)
NEYMAR santo andré 1:2 santos (são paulo state championship)
Arjen ROBBEN schalke 04 0:1 bayern münchen (dfb pokal)
Siphiwe TSHABALALA south africa 1:1 mexico (fifa world cup south africa)
Giovanni VAN BRONCKHORST uruguay 2:3 netherlands (fifa world cup south africa)
Kumi YOKOYAMA korea dpr 1:2 japan (fifa u-17 women's world cup 2010)
click on respective players name to watch the goal, you can vote directly underneath it. the index page for the award is located right here! haven't watched all yet, but i think you can see i'm very biased ;) which one's your favorite this year, _fb?