Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Didier Drogba

It is the exact same for those of us who report on the game – so here are 10 of the most remarkable private efficiencies I have actually seen while working for BBC Sport.

As with my previous 10 classic matches, the guidelines are that I must have been there in person and reported on the video game.

BBC Sport will be asking you to call your preferred private efficiencies in a live text on Thursday.

And it looked as if the tipsters had it right when Carsten Jancker put Germany ahead after just six minutes – however Michael Owen led what ended up being a famous response from Sven-Goran Eriksson’s team.

Owen, currently a first-rate striker after his early deeds with Liverpool and England, equalised rapidly with a right-foot surface from Nick Barmby’s knockdown.

He completed his hat-trick with another right-foot surface to make it 4-1 after 65 minutes, taking Steven Gerrard’s pass to drill a shot high previous Kahn prior to a celebratory somersault.