Here is our selection of the ten best goals from the World Cup.
1 Robin Van Persie, Holland v Spain
Flying header from a pin-point cross from the left by Daley Blind.
2 Lionel Messi Argentina v Bosnia-Herzegovina
After exchanging passes with Gonzalo Higuain, he dribbled past the Bosnian defence and coolly slotted home.
3 Tim Cahill Australia v Holland
Stunning left-foot volley that went in off the underside of the crossbar.
4 Eduardo Vargas Chile v Spain
A well worked passing move neatly finished off by the Chilean.
5 Jermaine Jones, USA v Portugal
Received the ball outside the penalty area from a corner and drilled a low shot into the corner.
6 Luis Suarez, Uruguay v England
Collected a chipped pass from Edinson Cavani and headed past Joe Hart for his first goal.
7 Xherdan Shaqiri, Switzerland v Honduras
Cut in off the right flank and took on a couple of defenders before unleashing a left-foot shot into the top corner for the first goal of a hat-trick.
8 James Rodriguez, Colombia v Uruguay
Glanced over his shoulder to check the position of Uruguay goalkeeper Fernando Muslera before controlling a headed pass on his chest, turning through 180 degrees and hitting a first-time volley into the roof of the net.
9 Angel Di Maria, Argentina v Switzerland
Side-foot shot into the corner after a dynamic run by Lionel Messi.
10 Mario Gotze, Germany v Argentina
A brilliant chest and volley to win the World Cup.