Your essential guide to YouTube football compilations: Kinkladze, Carlos... Jerome?!

Do you know how many Neymar compilations there are on YouTube? Somewhere north of half a million. Type in a search for “top 10 goals” – about as generic as it gets, unless you’re bravely researching the “best football ever” – and it’s nearer two million.

The first result, the one deemed by YouTube to be the most relevant to those strict search parameters, deems the best goal of all time to be Zinedine Zidane’s volley in the 2002 Champions League Final. If you have the energy for it – and 1,685 commenters below the video certainly did – that’s a matter of some contention.

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