In the Guinness Book of Records can be found as well-known players and those of whom you haven’t even heard. Unforgettable emotions, unique achievements and football passion — today in our article.
The Longest Goal
In 2013, the goalkeeper, speaking for the “Stoke City”, unexpectedly for all decided to deliver a long-range strike on the goal of “Southampton” right from his own penalty area.
The defenders did not seriously appreciate this blow and did not intercept the ball, hoping for their goalkeeper Boruc. He got too far out of the gate and the ball, having hit the ground hard, flew over the last player of Southampton.
The distance from which Begovic was able to score was 91.9 m, which was a new world record. The most amazing thing is that the Bosnian was able to distinguish himself at 13 seconds of the game, this makes his goal also one of the fastest in the Premier League.
The fastest Penta-trick (9 minutes)
An incredible record was set football striker by "Bavaria" in the match against Wolfsburg. The Polish striker appeared on the field at half-time, but by the 60th minute, he had as many as 5 goals. Lewandowski was able to update three world records at once, scoring also the fastest hat-trick (4 minutes) and poker (6 minutes).
It was the first time in world football when a substitute player was able to enter his name 5 times on the scoreboard. This match will be remembered for a long time since Lewandowski managed to write the name four times into the Guinness Book of Records for one match.
The Most Powerful Shot in the History of Football
The Brazilian Hulk, who played for Zenit, very often loved to hit the goal as much as possible. In the fall of 2011 in a match with Porto, he hit harder than usual.
The crushing blow was so strong that the ball flew at a speed of 214 km / h. At the moment, Hulk continues to amaze his fans in the Chinese Championship, playing in the Shanghai SIPG.
The greatest number of goals in a career — Pele (1279 goals)
The achievement of the great Brazilian is considered to be legendary, of the
players who are now playing, no one even came close to him. A thousandth of ball forward “Santos” scored on the “Maracana” in the gate “Vasco” (2:1), realizing a penalty.
This exact blow was called by journalists as “O Milesimo” — “the thousandth” in Portuguese.
The noisiest stadium
The noisiest stadium — Turk Telekom Arena (131.776 decibels).
Turkish fans are not in vain considered the loudest in the world. The world record for noise at sports arenas was beaten in the Istanbul derby between Galatasaray and Fenerbahce, which ended with a strong-willed victory for the guests (2: 1).
In the game was attended by a specially invited representative of the Guinness
Book of Records, which officially recorded the achievement.
Athletes had to climb to a height of 14 meters, and at first, not only speed
but also style evaluated. Later, the grace of climbing not evaluated, only
speed was valued.