FIFA stands for Federation Internationale de Football Association. In English, it is called International Federation of Association Football. This association is the in-charged of the competitions in football competition in the world such as beach football, futsal, and association football. One of the international football competitions governed by this particular sports organization is the World Cup, which started way back in the year 1930. There are so many excellent football players recorded in the history of FIFA World Cup. In relation to this, here are the 10 fastest goals in FIFA World Cup history:
10. Adalbert Desu, 50 seconds
He was one of the excellent football players in the national football team of Romania. His quick-fire goal happened only within 50 seconds. Isn’t that fast enough? The FIFA match happened on July 14, 1930 in the country of Uruguay. It happened between the match of Romania against Peru.
9. Florian Albert, 50 seconds
The match happened on June 3, 1962 during the 1962 Chile FIFA World Cup. The World Cup was held in the progressive city in Chile known as Rancagua. It happened during the match of national football team of Hungary and Bulgaria. Florian Albert was a Hungarian football player.
8. Bernard Lacombe, 37 seconds
He used to be a member of the national football team of France, who impressed the football world of his quick-fire goal that took place in 37 seconds causing the entire Parque Municipal stadium to roar. It happened during the football match of France and Italy. It was during the FIFA World Cup that happened on June 2, 1978.
7. Arne Nyberg, 35 seconds
This football striker used to be a member of the national football team of Sweden. His quick-fire goal only happened within 35 seconds in Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France during the 1938 FIFA World Cup. The match exactly happened on June 16, 1938. It was between Hungary and Sweden.
6. Emile Veinante, 35 seconds
He’s another football player of the national football team of France that shocked the football world when he gained a goal in just 35 seconds. Aside from being an excellent player, he was also a brilliant football coach. His impressive football performance happened during the 1938 World Cup, particularly on June 5, 1938. The international tournament was hosted by the city of Colombes in France.
5. Clint Dempsey, 29 seconds
This record-breaking football player is currently 32 years old. At this very young age, he already achieved something in the world of football. He is a member of the national football team of the United States of America. His 29-second quick-fire goal took place in Arena das Dunas in the progressive country of Brazil. The World Cup was held on June 16, 2014. He performed well in the match of USA against the national football team of Ghana.
4. Bryan Robson, 27 seconds
His excellent football performance was seen during the 1982 FIFA World Cup that was held in the city of Bilbao in Spain. It was during the match of the national football team of England and France. The entire audience in Estadio San Mames stadium was absolutely impressed when Bryan Robson acquired goal in just 27 seconds.
3. Ernst Lehner, 25 seconds
He was a professional football player, who was a member of the national football team of Germany. In just 25 seconds, Ernst Lehner made a quick-fire goal in just 25 seconds, which caused a very noisy cheer from the entire football audience who were present in the Stadio Ascarelli. It all happened on June 7, 1934 during the FIFA World Cup that was help in Italy.
2. Vaclav Masek, 16 seconds
He was a professional football player under the national football team of Czech Republic, who made a quick-fire goal for just 16 seconds Estadio Sausalito in the city of Vina del Mar in the beautiful country of Chile. It was during the match of Mexico and his team Czechoslovakia. The World Cup happened on June 7, 1962.
1. Hakan Sukur, 11 seconds
This 44-year-old retired football player made an exemplary football performance who made a quick-fire goal in just 11 seconds. He used to be an excellent footballer in the national football team of Turkey. His impressive performance happened during the match of his team Turkey against South Korea in Daegu World Cup Stadium. The FIFA World Cup match took place on June 29, 2002.
These are the 10 fastest goals ever recorded in FIFA World Cup history. Without a doubt, their exemplary football performance is admirable enough.