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Craziest Soccer Records

Some records are crazy because they are weird, while for others it is because they are crazily hard, this includes both, and some recognisable names while others you have never heard of, but all of them have crazy records

Most World Cup Titles for a player: Pelé, who won 3 with Brazil (1958, 1962, and 1970)

Furthest Headed Goal: Jone Samuelsen who played for Odd in Norway scored a goal with his head in 2011 that was from from over half of the field, which measured 58.13 meters.

Most World Cup Finals lost: Germany (Including West and East Germany) lost 4 World Cup Finals in 1966, 1982, 1986, and 2002. Despite this, they still are in a tie for 2nd most World Cups at 4.

Fastest Premier League goal: Shane Long, playing for Southampton in 2019 scored a goal 7.69 seconds into a game vs Watford.

Most Goals from a goalkeeper: Rogério Ceni, with 131. The São Paulo player scored most of these from penalties and free kicks rather than from open play. The goalie is also in the top 10 for goals scored by São Paulo players.

Youngest international goalscorer: Aung Kyaw Tun scored for Myanmar against Thailand when he was 14 years and 93 days old.

Fastest Hat Trick: Alex Torr scored 3 goals in 70 seconds in a 2013 game for Rawson spring against Winn Gardens.

Most Hat Tricks: Pele, with 92 (That is 276 goals!)

Most official appearances: Peter Shilton played in 1,390 games over his 31 season career.

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