The FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup kicks off in Costa Rica on Saturday 15 March 2014, with the female youth teams competing in Central America for the right to be crowned champions of their age category.

We cast a glance back at the most spectacular goals from the 2012 edition in the Video of the Week. France, Japan and Brazil really set the standard back then, thrilling fans with some sensational goals.

Click on the video above to see which strikes found the back of the net. With just a day to go until kick-off, what better way to get in the mood than by enjoying to the full these wonderful goals?

The FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014