In the footballing world, there is no better feeling than scoring a goal. Be it a first-minute wonder goal or a last-minute dramatic goal, it's thrilling to watch your team score. Now let's talk about something that happens after a goal is scored, Celebrations!!
Goal celebrations are part of the game from the early times of football and while some have become the signature celebration and a fan favourite, some have led to fines and red cards. Such is the vastness of a goal celebration.
Few teams keep things cool and stay focused but some celebrations are over the top. If some celebrations are a tribute to someone special, some mock their opposition. If some teams celebrate with players celebrating together with the goalscorer, some players go for a signature celebration.
Here is the selection of some crazy Goal celebrations of 2017/2018 season.
#5 Neymar: "Balance the boot"
If there are anything Brazilians do best, it's celebrating. Following his mammoth move to Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint Germain this season, Neymar Jr has already proven his credentials with 19 goals and 21 assists.
The Brazilian, recently, celebrated by balancing the boot on his head in a game against Amiens in a Coupe de la Ligue quarterfinal which PSG won 2-0 eventually. Neymar flaunted his 'puro fenomeno' while celebrating his penalty.
Later Neymar explained his unusual celebration via an Instagram post saying it was a birthday gift for his friend Joao Celso Moraes.
This celebration was definitely a rare piece and many FIFA fans would love to see it in the next edition of game. Nike surely loved this celebration getting some extra promotions for their new boots.