Unforgettable Latino Goals In World Cup History

06/03/2014 11:07 am ET | Updated Jun 03, 2014
  • Omar Porcayo The Huffington Post
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Great Latino players have been written into the golden pages of the World Cup's history.

Just weeks before the start of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, we take a look at 15 of the best goals in the history of our teams. The scores that we will never forget and those that thrilled our parents and grandparents.

Check out the list and let us know if we missed one:

  • 16 Carlos Tévez
    Argentina - Mexico (South Africa 2010)
  • 15 Ronaldinho
    Brazil - England (Japan - Korea 2002)
  • 14 Claudio Caniggia
    Argentina - Brazil (Italy 90)
  • 13 Esteban Cambiasso
    Argentina - Serbia (Germany 2006)
  • 12 Francisco Arce
    Paraguay - South Africa (Japan - Korea 2002)
  • 11 Cuauhtémoc Blanco
    Mexico - Belgium (France 98)
  • 10 Diego Forlán
    Uruguay - Holland (South Africa 2010)
  • 9 Careca
    Brazil - France (Mexico 86)
  • 8 Teófilo Cubillas
    Peru - Scotland (Argentina 78)
  • 7 Diego Forlán
    Uruguay - Senegal (Japan - Korea 2002)
  • 6 Manuel Negrete
    Mexico - Bulgaria (Mexico 86)
  • 5 Maxi Rodríguez
    Argentina - Mexico (Germany 2006)
  • 4 Carlos Alberto
    Brazil - Italy (Mexico 70)
  • 3 Pelé
    Brazil - Sweden (Sweden 58)
  • 2 Diego Maradona
    Argentina - England (Mexico 86)
  • 1 Marcos Coll
    Colombia - Soviet Union (Chile 62)
    It has been the only "Olympic Goal" scored in the FIFA World Cup.

EDITOR's NOTE: A previous version of this article was titled "15 Unforgettable Latino Goals In World Cup History." We have added Marcos Coll's "Olympic Goal" and have changed the headline.

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