There have been a series of memorable football games over the years. Maybe you have been lucky enough to watch them yourself. Here are a few matches that have made it into the record books and into the hearts of fans.
Arsenal 5-2 Tottenham
During the Premier League tournament in 2012, the matchup between Arsenal and Tottenham led to a game that was characterised by high tension and glorious goals. The north London derby gave fans value for money. When Tottenham was 2-0 up, they seemed to have bagged a win. But, in a little over 30 minutes, Arsenal scored five goals in quick succession.
Barcelona 0-3 Bayern Munich
The Champions League in May of 2013 saw Barcelona enter the matchup with Munich as favourites to win after a series of victories in the Champions League. Munich went on to break a record with their third win in a row against Barcelona. Famous players like Gerard Pique and Thomas Muller shined throughout the season.
Manchester United 8-2 Arsenal
When old rivals Manchester United and Arsenal matched up during the Premier League towards the end of 2011, Arsenal happily left the field after their 8-2 thrashing. Some people blame Arsene Wenger for picking a weak side for the journey to Old Trafford. In any event, it is a day in Arsenal’s history spoken about in hushed tones.
There have been too many extraordinary matches in the history of football to mention here. You can look online at all the fantastic results and statistics to find some inspiration. There are enough YouTube videos online about thrilling football games to keep you busy for days.