14 Things We Love About the World Cup: Goal Celebrations

With 14 days to go until the 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil, FourFourTwo counts down 14 reasons why we love the World Cup so much.

12. Goal Celebrations

We've already looked back at some of the best goals in World Cups gone by, whether through individual skill or via team efforts, but what comes after?

Goal celebrations of course, and some of the greatest have gone down in World Cup history.

We’ve had Roger Milla’s shuffle, Bebeto’s baby rocking and Francesco Totti’s thumb sucking but for its sheer, spontaneous outpouring of emotion we don’t think you can go past Marco Tardelli’s response to scoring the game-deciding goal in the 1982 World Cup final against West Germany in Spain 82. Many people remember the celebration but few remember the build up…enjoy it here again.

The list so far...

14. Things we love about the World Cup: Individual Goals

13. Things we love about the World Cup: Team Goals