He took the ball sumptuously on his chest, feigned the shot to render his Salvadoran marker sliding fruitlessly across the sand, flicked the ball up and employed an overhead-kick to send it into the roof of the net. It's easy to see why FIFA.com users voted Belchior's first strike in Portugal's 8-2 win over El Salvador as the Goal of the Tournament.
Alan's breathtaking effort, an improbable volley on the turn, in their semi-final defeat by Brazil completed a one-two for Portugal, while one of Spanish ace Amarelle's stunning bicycle-kicks earned him bronze in the Goal of the Tournament running.
Scroll down to view the final order of the ten nominated goals.
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