"Faster, higher, stronger". This Olympic slogan know literally everything. But for now, let us leave the high and strong behind, and only the fastest are waiting for us ahead. The fastest goals in football and hockey.
The fastest goal in hockeyAn almost instant goal in the history of ice hockey was recorded on January 15, 2012. On this day, the Slovak extraleague match took place. The hockey player of the Петilina team named Peter Sivak scored the puck into the goal of the Poprad team three seconds after the start of the game. As a result, the previous record was broken, which was set in the NHL and recorded in the Guinness Book of Records. According to official data, the goal was scored five seconds after the starting whistle. The fast washer flew on May 2, 2009. It was thrown by the hockey player of the national team of Belarus Sergey Demagin. At the gates of the opponent - the national team of Finland - the puck was in the fifth second of the match.
Hockey player Sergei Demagin can score fast
Champions League fastest goalQuick balls are quite common in football. The fastest goal in the history of the Champions League was scored in 2011. Milan club striker Alexandre Pato in the game against Barcelona surprised everyone. The Brazilian threw the ball into the opponent's goal net at 24 seconds of the meeting. And the best start of the game for the famous "Milan" is hard to come up with, but still the meeting ended with the score 2: 2. Well, the goal itself hit the 10 fastest goals, he was immediately in fifth place.
Alexandre Pato author of a quick goal for Milan
Alessandro Del Piero was a little faster. In 1997, he scored a goal of 20.12 seconds against the notorious Manchester United team. Overtook him Gilberto Silva. In 2002, then the Arsenal player scored a goal against PSV at 20.07 seconds.
Alessandro Del Piero scored a goal in the twenty-first second
The fastest goal Hakan ShukurThe more serious the tournament, the less opportunity to sparkle in it speed. But, nevertheless, it happens. In 2004, the fastest goal was scored in Russia. Bombardier Dmitry Kirichenko sent the fastest goal of the European Championship. The ball was in the opponent's goal already 67 seconds after the referee’s whistle to start the game. The Russian national team played against the future champions of Europe - the Greek national team. Thus, in a minute with kopecks, Dmitry Kirichenko broke the previous record, also a Russian, Sergey Aleinikov (by the way, he stayed in the lead for more than 16 years). In 1988, the scorer Aleinikov scored a goal after 2 minutes and 7 seconds after the start of the match between the USSR national team and England. The match itself ended with a score of 3: 1. Well, in 2004, the Russian national team beat Greece 2: 1.
Sergey Aleinikov quickly scored for the USSR national team
The previous leaders were Vaclav Mashek. He distinguished himself at the 15th second of the match with the Mexicans.And this record lasted about 40 years. Therefore, in the near future, it is unlikely that any footballer will be able to climb the podium in speed and accuracy.
The fastest goal in footballWell, for the title of the fastest goal in the entire history of football, several contenders are fighting at once. And all the goals were scored from the center of the field immediately after the starting signal of the referee. In the famous Guinness Book of Records is now an entry about the fastest goal in football with the mention of the name of the Argentine Ricardo Oliveira. A football player in 1998 in the game of the clubs "Soriano" and "Rio Negro" scored an opponent in 2.8 seconds after the start of the game. And to this day no one can beat the record.
Ricardo Oliveira is a very fast football player
Nawaf Al Abed can quickly score goals
Nawaf Al Abed record for fast goals (shot from the field)
Russian football player Mikhail Osinov scored the fastest goal
Speed is not only the players. According to uznayvse.ru, is an athlete from Jamaica.