The verdict is in. Having perused the ten spectacular strikes selected by the FIFA.com team, the site’s users have voted for the best goal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011. And topping the poll was Julio Gomez’s superb overhead kick in Mexico’s semi-final against Germany, a goal that clinched a 3-2 win for the hosts and gave them a place in the final.
Taking second place behind the adidas Golden Ball winner was Canada goalkeeper Quillan Roberts and his improbable equaliser in the 2-2 draw with England, a shot struck from inside his own half. Completing the podium was the adidas Golden Boot winner Souleymane Coulibaly and his magnificent overhead kick in Côte d’Ivoire’s 3-3 draw with Brazil in the group phase.
All ten goals are available for you to watch below, while you can relive the tournament by clicking on the link on the right and accessing the highlights of every single game.
FIFA.com would like to thank all of you for helping to select the best goal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011.