Fans' Favourites

2 May 2019
  • We ask fans to share their favourite content each week

  • The top five submissions are revealed here

  • Share your stories using the hashtag #WeLiveFootball

Football is nothing without fans. The beautiful game is so popular around the world because of its unique ability to bring people together.

So we want to know what's on your mind each week. Which videos do you keep coming back to? Or has there been a fascinating feature on your favourite team or player that deserves wider viewing? Submit your thoughts via social media with the hashtag #WeLiveFootball, and we'll pick the top ones to showcase here.

Let's check in with FIFA's Fan Movement and your choices on social media for five top moments from the week.

Magical Chakma

From Tawsif Akkas (England) What better way to kick things off than with one of our favourite goals of the week? Bangladesh women's U-19 talent Monika Chakma unleashed this stunning volley against Mongolia, and @tawsifakkas made sure we didn't miss it.

Thumbs up from Iker after health scare

From Sahra Rios (Peru) The footballing world sent Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas well wishes this week when it was learned that he had suffered a heart attack during training. @SahraRios offers a photo and message of reassurance from the Spanish shot-stopper's Twitter profile, a relief to fans around the globe.

(Tweet is in Spanish)

Faces of France 2019

From Camila (Colombia) As the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ comes into sharper focus, teams' rosters are beginning to take shape. It was a big week for reveals, as @CamilaUsecheC19 pointed out – hosts France, holders USA and 1995 world champions Norway all made squad announcements.

(Tweet is in Spanish)

Icon treatment for Women's World Cup stars

From Duo Dinamico (Mexico) @UnDuoDinamico are all over France 2019 coverage, and one of their latest videos has them breaking down icons of the women's game. While that includes stars of the past like Sun Wen and Mia Hamm, it also includes some faces still donning their country's colours like Marta and Carli Lloyd.

(Video is in Spanish)

A City sweep

From Sophie Downey (England) We wrap up the week with recognition of a pair of Manchester City stars from the Football Writers' Association. English forwards Nikita Parris and Raheem Sterling were named Women's and Men's Footballers of the Year, as shared by @GirlsontheBall.