VIDEO Poll Results: Manchester United's Javier Hernandez Scored The Goal Of The Week (October 18-24)

Chicharito beat off his opponents with his incredible backwards header.
If ever proof was needed that an individual vote can make a decision, there was barely the width of a cigarette paper separating your top three goals of the week.

In third place, with 737 votes was Yuri Zhirkov's superb half-volley for Chelsea against former employers Spartak Moscow in the Champions League. Next, in the runner-up spot with 905 votes, was Barcelona's Lionel Messi who netted an unstoppable swerving ripper into the Copenhagen top corner.

Coming out on top though, with
956 votes, was Manchester United's Mexican forward Javier Hernandez with his outstanding backwards header against Stoke last weekend in the Premier League.

The full list and run down of results can be seen in this article.

Sticking to our tried and trusted formula, we not only use our Friday results post to tell you what happened but also we like to give you all a taster of next week's competition which will be published on Monday.

Likely to take his place in our upcoming top 10 list was a screamer from Rangers' little known forward, apted named Andy Little. Playing
Kilmarnock in the cup, the 21-year-old striker hit a perfectly executed dipping half-volley that arrowed into the far corner on the angle in a picture-perfect moment.