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Top 10 fastest goals scored in FIFA World Cup 2022

Players are trying everything they can to get their names on the scoresheet during the FIFA World Cup 2022. While Enner Valencia has three goals, several other players, including Bukayo Saka, Ferran Torres, and Lionel Messi, are close behind with two goals apiece in the hunt for the Golden Boot. The tournament has already seen a number of incredible goals, including Messi’s long-range power drive against Mexico and Richarlison’s acrobatic kick against Serbia.

Enthusiasm always rises when an early objective is accomplished. The game becomes more competitive and the underperforming side plays harder as a result. Alphonso Davies scores a header against Croatia in the opening 68 seconds of the FIFA World Cup 2022, making it the fastest goal ever scored in shopping mode thus far. Even so, it wouldn’t be quick enough to be listed among the top ten quickest World Cup goals ever. There are more goals on the list of the fastest goals ever scored at a World Cup.

10. Adalbert Desu (Romania) – 50 seconds

The goal was scored against Peru in the first World Cup, which was held in Uruguay in 1930, at the same time as its predecessor. Romania defeated Peru 3-1 in this match, but neither team advanced past the group stages.

9. Florian Albert (Hungary) – 50 seconds

During the 1962 World Cup in Uruguay, the Hungarian scored this goal against Bulgaria. In this match, Hungary defeated Bulgaria with six goals. Hungary advanced to the quarterfinals before being eliminated by Czechoslovakia.

8. Bernard Lacombe (France) – 37 seconds

At the 1978 World Cup in Argentina, the Frenchman scored this goal against Italy. Italy rallied to defeat the opposition two goals to one.

7. Arne Nyberg (Sweden) – 35 seconds

Two of the fastest goals ever were scored at the same time during the 1938 World Cup. In the semifinal match against Hungary, the Swedish international scored this goal. Hungary defeated Sweden, winning the tournament, by scoring five goals while allowing just one.

6. Emile Veinante (France) – 35 seconds

The goal was scored by the French international against Belgium in the 1938 FIFA World Cup in France. The match was won 3-1 by France at home.

5. Clint Dempsey (USA) – 30 seconds

This goal, the most recent in the total, was scored against Ghana in the Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup. Dempsey’s goal gave the USA the lead in a Group G game by cutting through a defender. Dempsey set a record as the USA prevailed 2-1 in the game.

4. Bryan Robson (England) – 27 seconds

The Englishman Bryan Robson scored this goal against France in the 1982 FIFA World Cup in Spain, coming in just three seconds after the earlier one. In the 3-1 victory for England, Bryan Robson scored two goals.

3. Ernst Lehner (Germany) – 24 seconds

Lehner scored the goal during the 1934 FIFA World Cup in Italy against Austria. Goal was scored in the third-place playoff game. Germany eventually prevailed in the match and finished third in the competition.Top of FormBottom of Form

2. Vaclav Masek (Czech Republic) – 16 seconds

During the 1962 World Cup in Chile, the Czech international scored this goal against Mexico. Mexico triumphed in a match from the group stage. But Masek managed to secure his place in World Cup history by scoring the tournament’s first goal, which was surpassed by Hakan Sukur 40 years later.

1. Hakan Sukur (Turkey) – 11 seconds

Within 11 seconds of the game’s start, Turkey’s all-time leading scorer scored this incredible goal. In a World Cup 2002 playoff game for third place, the goal was scored against South Korea. The former Turkish international currently resides in exile in the United States.

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