The finest goals of 2002, selected by an eye-rubbing Nick Moore...
10. Matt Holland, Republic of Ireland vs Cameroon
For the Irish, World Cup 2002 wasn’t just about Roy Keane telling Mick McCarthy to do something medically impossible: they beat Saudi Arabia, and drew with both Germany and Cameroon to make the round of 16. Ipswich Town's pocket rocket Matty Holland scored a belter, too.
Capitalising on a bungled headed clearance by the Indomitable Lions’ domitable-looking Raymond Kalla, Holland lashes a Bobby Charlton-style daisy-cutter hard and low past Boukar Alioum. A jubilant, Keane-free McCarthy performed a Yorkshire jig up the touchline.