Talk about using your head.
Soccer athletes usually earn praise for the amazing ways they can control the ball with their feet. But every so often, players need to use their heads to make things happen. Whether it’s the final of the World Cup, a regular season league game, or a pickup match with your friends in the park, a well-timed header can be the difference between winning and losing.
And contrary to what most fans think, success with soccer headers isn't just about being tall—it's about having a sense for the game, maneuvering past defenders, and appearing at exactly the right place at exactly the right time to nod the ball into the net.
Here are some of best header goals of all time: