The 10 greatest Premier League goals of the decade: No.9 – Paul Scholes, Aston Villa v Man Utd, 2006

Ollie Irish

20th, December 2009



You don’t often see Paul Scholes this excited. But then he had just scored one of the great volleys in Prem history, at Villa Park in December 2006:

Sublime, and even better than another Scholes belter, scored against Bradford City at the start of the decade. This didn’t quite make the final list of ten:

As Andy Gray might say, when Scholes hits them, they stay hit.

No.10 – Dietmar Hamann, Liverpool v Portsmouth, 2004