Top 10 headed goals in the Premier League in recent years
Over the years, the English Premier League has witnessed some stunning goals by players. Heading the ball and winning aerial duels is difficult, but heading it into the back of the net is an even more difficult task.Quite a number of names pop up when you hear or read about headed goals. We take a look at some of the Premier League’s best headed goals in the past 22 years.
#10 Nicklas Bendtner: Arsenal vs Tottenham
There’s nothing like scoring in the derby, and Nicklas Bendtner did just that when Arsenal played Tottenham Hotspur in the North London Derby at the Emirates.
Coming on as s substitute, Bendtner scored the fastest goal in Premier League history by a substitute when he headed home a corner kick from Cesc Fabregas – less than two seconds after the restart.
The Dane towered over everyone in the box to fire home the cross.