Top 10 Fastest Shots In Soccer

When you're a goalkeeper starting into the eyes of a soccer player who is preparing to talk a shot, these are the 10 players that would've blasted that ball at you like a rocket...

Ronny Heberson Fastest Shot 2006

1. Ronny Heberson
Club - Sporting Clube de Portugal
Date - Nov 26, 2006
Speed 
(KPH) - 210.9
(MPH) - 131.82



David Hirst Fastest Shot

2. David Hirst
Club - Sheffield Wednesday
Date - Sep 16, 1996
Speed 
(KPH) - 183.5
(MPH) - 114

David Beckham

3. David Beckham
Club - Manchester United
Date - Feb 22, 1997
Speed 
(KPH) - 157.6
(MPH) - 97.9

He's not just a soccer megastar (for Manchester United, LA Galaxy and Paris Saint-Germain), David Beckham also has his own line of aftershaves! We're not sure what his "Instinct" smells like, but it can't be too unpleasant as he has more than 23 million fans on Facebook! He's also connected to several sports video games including EA Sports Active 2.

Another Thing - Aside from his club matches, David Beckham has captained the England soccer team 59 times.

4. David Trezeguet
Club - Monaco
Date - Mar 19, 1998
Speed 
(KPH) - 154.5
(MPH) - 96

Ritchie Humphreys

5. Ritchie Humphreys
Club - Sheffield Wednesday
Date - Aug 17 1996
Speed 
(KPH) - 154.3
(MPH) - 95.9

Matt Le Tissier

6. Matt Le Tissier
Club - Southampton
Date - Jan 18, 1997
Speed 
(KPH) - 139.7
(MPH) - 86.8

Alan Shearer

7. Alan Shearer
Club - Newcastle United
Date - Feb 2, 1997
Speed 
(KPH) - 138.1
(MPH) - 85.8

Roberto Carlos

8. Roberto Carlos
Club - Brazil
Date - Jun 3, 1997
Speed 
(KPH) - 137.1
(MPH) - 85.2

This is Roberto Carlos doing one of his well known power shots for Brazil. He's represented his country 125 times, with an impressive 11 goals scored. That's not bad at all when you consider he's defender.

Tugay Kerimoglu

9. Tugay Kerimoglu
Club - Blackburn Rovers
Date - Nov 3, 2001
Speed 
(KPH) - 135.5
(MPH) - 84.2


10. Obafemi Martins
Club - Newcastle United
Date - Jan 14, 2007
Speed 
(KPH) - 135.2
(MPH) - 84

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