Best Football (Soccer) Matches of All Time

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1 Manchester United vs Bayern Munich 1999

Greatest match of all time. To score 2 goals in injury time is unimaginable given the arena.

Best match ever watched

Man utd and munich are both the best teams of premier league and Bundesliga

The only match which makes me cry, it's so amusing and magnificent that I can't even explain.
And MNU is not even my top 5 favorite team, this has to be the G.O.A.T. match

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2 Barcelona vs Real Madrid 2010

It's the match

why not

Bitter match for Real fans 5 goal and awful playing - Rhapsody

3 Liverpool vs A.C. Milan 2005

Best come back ever

Just one word.“WOW”

Great return of liverpool and scoring 3 goals - Rhapsody

4 Brazil vs Netherlands 1998

Grande R9 e Taffarel

Melhor jogo da historia das copas

5 Germany vs Brazil 2014

Obviously Europe is home of the best football, I must be a racist American even though America did not factor into this humiliation for Brazil. Toughen up buttercup

Yeah!

I am Brazilian and I think this should be lower. Whoever added this in here must be a German, a Colombian, or a racist American. There are so many videos about this match, and some racist American hypocrites think this match is funny. WORST MATCH EVER! - Gabo147

Absolutely incredible game

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6 Germany vs England 1990

More like Germany vs England 1939 - TeamRocket747

7 Argentina vs England 1986

Diego's Super goal scored in this match - Rhapsody

Certainly THE football match by excellence - keyson

8 Argentina vs England 1998

Evil Simeone Beckham's red card owen superb goal - Rhapsody

Nobody forced becham to kick simeone. - keyson

9 Barcelona vs Paris Saint-Germain 2017

I do seriously think that this is the best 2 legged come back of all time

The game which was considered lost up till the last minute

I was there. What a night.

Barcelona was humiliated in the first match against PSG, losing having a 4-0. But they believed in the come back when no one did. In the second match, they scored 3 goals and gave hope to the barcelona fans. This hope was destroyed by Cavani, that scored an put the 3-1 in the scoreboard.
It was in the minute 87 that anyone believed in the come back. Anyone, but Neymar. He scored in the 88' and 90', and made an excellent pass to Sergi Roberto to score in the 90+5'.
The final score was 6-1, 6-5 in the global score, and Barcelona passed round making the greatest come back ever. - Alvarodr

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10 Liverpool vs Barcelona 2019 Champions League Semifinals Second Leg

If this had ended with the actual cup itself, it would go down as the greatest of all time.

It should be up there as number 2 - behind AC Milan

Wow, just wow

"We want to celebrate the Champions League campaign, either with a proper finish or another goal. That is the plan: just try. If we can do it, wonderful. If not, then fail in the most beautiful way." - Jurgen Klopp

Three words: NEVER GIVE UP!

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The Contenders

11 Italy vs Brazil 3-2 1982

Oh! Paolo Rossi. How many times Italy came back?

12 Reading vs Arsenal 2012

Best game come on arsenal

Arsenal was losing 4-0 at half-time and finished winning 5-7... very good match - Alvarodr

Had the best comeback in football/soccer history...

GG Arsenal

13 Italy vs West Germany (1970 FIFA World Cup Semi-Final)

One of the most iconic and greatest matches in World Cup history. - ParasN2000

14 Chelsea vs Bayern Munich 2012
15 Hungary vs Uruguay (1954 FIFA World Cup Semi-Final)

After the 'Battle of Berne', the 'Magical Magyars' had to face the World Champion Uruguay.
Puskas could't play but the same was for Varela, both injuried.
After an amazing match Hungary won 4-2 in extra time with two headballs of S.Kocsis (top scorer of the Cup with 11 goals).
Media claimed that this was the best matches ever took place till then.

16 Real Madrid vs Barcelona 2017

The best el classico ever!

The great el-classico continue...

Great match

17 Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester City 2019

Absolutely ridiculous game from start to finish, from the first 5 goals to the last minute equalizer that ended up being disallowed

In the second leg of UEFA Champions League Quarter-Finals, there was the best soccer match ever, with an unbelievable figure of five goals in the first 11 minutes.

18 Iran vs United States 1998
19 Manchester United vs AS Rome 2007
20 Man City vs QPR 2012

What a game

By far one of the best matches on the last day of the premier league. I could just remember looking at furgesons face thinking he won it until Aguero
i'm a loner

21 Athletic Madrid vs Real Madrid 2014 Champions League Final
22 England vs Hungary 1953

Definitvno najbolji mec
best match ever

First England's defeat at home.
The British press called it the 'Match of the Century'. The 'Magical Magyars' were really magical.

23 Fenerbahçe vs Galatasaray 2014

Very exciting end of match, goals in 88', 90+1', 90+5'. - Alvarodr

24 Brazil vs Poland 1938

World Cup classic.

25 Porto vs Benfica 2019 Liga NOS
26 Liverpool vs Borussia Dortmund 2016

1-3 in the 57'
A goal in the 90+1' put the 4-3 on the scoreboard
Great come back at Uefa Europa League - Alvarodr

27 Falkland Islands vs Alderney 2017

A brilliant match that saw Alderney pick up their 1st win in 14 years, magic of the Island Games!

28 Espanha vs Holanda 2014
29 France vs Portugal (UEFA Euro Cup 1984 Semi-Final)

3-2 in extra time. Platini was there..

30 Denmark vs Soviet Union 1985
31 Germany vs Italy 2006
32 Real vs Atletico 2014 Ucl Final
33 France vs Brazil 2016 World Cup

Zidane was bresilian vs Ronaldo Ronaldinho Kaka Adriano and co...

34 Portugal vs England 2004 Euro
35 France Versus Brazil 1986 World Cup

Fantastic match. End to end attacking football with goalmouth scrambles and near misses. Platini was in top form for France against a great Brazillian side.

36 Romania vs Colombia 1994
37 Spain vs Portugal 2018

This was the greatest match I have ever watch. Single player performance vs team performance

38 Portugal vs France 2016

Fasinating
last minute goal
crying
celebrations

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