World Cup 2022: Top 10 most shocking World Cup moments

The World Cup always has its shocking moments, and this year makes sure to have more.

Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer as well as Mika Richards discuss one of the most unforgettable minutes in the current Suit of the Day. Top 10 Podcasts.

You can listen to the podcast on BBC Seems and also place your options as well as offer your viewpoint at the end of this web page.

Lampard’s ghost of a goal (Richards: # 10, Shearer: # 10)

England routed 2-1 to Germany in the round of 16 suit at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. Frank Lampard’s shot knotted over the head of German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and grazed the bottom of the crossbar and flew over the goal line. The authorities stated the ball was not racked up and also the goal was not awarded, which puzzled everyone. A couple of years later, goal line innovation was presented.

Richards: The ball was plainly over the line. After that, every one of England’s self-confidence was drained pipes.

Lineker: It was so over the line.

Roy Keane leaves the World Cup (Richards: 8th, Shearer: 9th)

Republic of Ireland captain Roy Keane was returned to the 2002 World Cup after falling out with head instructor Mick McCarthy. Keane criticized the group’s training facilities and program before the tournament, as well as feelings overruned throughout a conference with his boss in Japan.

Richards: I really did not ask him that inquiry. I don’t understand what the actual truth is.

Lineker:He is one of the indispensable players. Leaving and also storming off is remarkable, isn’t it? He’s never ever left before completion of the program!

Rivaldo diving (Richards: 9th, Shearer: 7th)

Rivaldo won the 2002 World Cup with Brazil, yet he was fined by FIFA as well as triggered outrage for an unpleasant dive in the team phase against Turkey. Hakan Unsal terminated the sphere right into Rivaldo’s knee as he was setting up for an edge kick and the Brazilian fell to the ground in significant fashion, clutching his face. Unsal was dispatched for the event and also Brazil took place to win 2-1. Rivaldo racked up the game-winning penalty in the 87th min.

Richards: He was down for a very long time. What was he believing?

Shearer: It’s sad. When you see it, you’re going to laugh a great deal.

Suarez handball (Richard: 7th, Shearer: 8th)

Ghana were looking to end up being the very first African country to reach the World Cup semifinals as well as struck in the final min of additional time as they played out a thrilling 2-2 quarterfinal against Uruguay in 2010. Luis Suarez blatantly deflected Dominic Adia’s header off the line with his hand and was dispatched, yet Asamoah Gyan could not make the most of the possibility. His area kick jumped off the crossbar as Suarez enjoyed from the network, commemorating the miss extremely. Ghana then shed the fine shootout 4-2.

Richards: Suarez was celebrating as well as celebrating. It was disgusting. He ripped off, really did not he?

Lineker: Do not you think he put his nation ahead of himself? He didn’t rip off, he fouled. He intended to win at all prices.

Rijkaard spewing (Richard: 6th, Shearer: 5th)

The 1990 World Cup Round of 16 suit in between West Germany and also the Netherlands was overshadowed by Dutch midfielder Frank Rijkaard spewing at Rudi Voller after both were sent off. West Germany eventually won the match with a 2-1 success.

Lineker: I do not understand what drove him to spew at him. As soon as can be a gut reaction, but doing it twice? That’s unacceptable.

Suarez bites (Richard: fifth, Shearer: fourth)

In 2014, Luis Suarez little bit Italian protector Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. Chiellini pulled down his t shirt to reveal the teeth marks, while Suarez covered his mouth and also attempted to make himself resemble a sufferer. He got away with it and had not been also sent as Uruguay won 1-0, yet Suarez was then banned from all football-related activities for 4 months.

Shearer: We were in the workshop and we were all shocked. We could not think what we were seeing.

Lineker: He’s a nibbler…

Maradona medicine examination (Richard: third, Shearer: 6th)

In 1994, Argentine superstar Diego Maradona tested favorable for ephedrine and was removed from the World Cup in the United States. In the consequences, pictures of him commemorating an objective against Greece came to be infamous.

Richards: I question what he was undergoing at the time.

Lineker: I spent 2 days with him in Buenos Aires. It was crazy. Each time he moved, there were a great deal of people around him. The praise of him, individuals treating him like a god. Maybe it’s just residing in that genius as well as praise.

The Hand of God (Richards: 2nd, Hillel: 3rd)

In the 1986 World Cup quarterfinals in Mexico City, Argentina’s amulet Diego Maradona racked up 2 objectives in a 2-1 triumph over England – the 2nd on a genuinely impressive specific run from inside his very own fifty percent and the very first on the well known “Hand of God”. As goalkeeper Peter Shilton left his line, Maradona reached the round first and also place it in the net. England was out and Argentina took place to win the suit.

Shearer: For his second objective, a genius goal that gave him a little escape.

Lineker: I do not understand how many times I’ve stated this in interviews, but I really did not really see it. He was saying that this component was the hand of God. This is most likely one of the most well-known soccer match ever.

Zidane’s headbutt (Richard: 4th, Shearer: 1st)

French midfielder and three-time FIFA World Footballer of the Year Zinedine Zidane has introduced he will certainly retire after the 2006 World Cup, which appeared like a fairytale ending after he converted an early charge in the final to put France ahead of Italy. Marco Materazzi equalized for Italy and also then prompted Zinedine Zidane with insulting statements in extra time when the Frenchman lost control, headbutted a protector and also was sent off. Italy won the fine shootout 5-3.

Shearer: A great deal of points took place at the World Cup, however I just can not believe it. We have actually all had people say things to you on the football area, however that …

Lineker: It cost France that World Cup, really did not it? I keep in mind being at the tournament and thinking ‘What just happened?

Ronaldo was neglected of the group (Richards: first, Shearer: second)

Brazilian demonstrator Ronaldo had been a star player throughout the 1998 World Cup, but hrs prior to the last against France, he endured a seizure. He was required to the hospital and excluded from the group, only to be reactivated in the nick of time. Brazil ended up shedding the suit 3-0.

Shearer: He was a superstar. What he gave that team, who he was – the stress was huge on him.

Lineker: That’s uncommon. He mosted likely to the video game as well as certainly they lost, so there were all these conspiracy theories.

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