Liverpool star Mohamed Salah’s strike in last season’s Merseyside hat against Everton at Anfield has won the FIFA Puskas Award for the goal of the season.
Ten goals were shortlisted for the award, with several pundits predicting a win for Gareth Bale’s gymnastic volley within the Champions League final for Real Madrid against metropolis or Cristiano Ronaldo’s equally unforgettable overhead kick against Juventus.
But the Egyptian star’s effort, that saw him spin past 2 Everton players before curling a left-foot shot into the so much corner, gained thirty eight per cent of the quite five hundred,000 votes solid.
The award, that is called when Magyarorszag and Real Madrid nice Ferenc Puskas, was the primary proclaimed at the simplest FIFA soccer Awards in London. Salah, 26, has conjointly been shortlisted for public toilet player of the year.
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He told the audience at the Royal pageant Hall that he hoped to win another prize later within the evening.
The other players appointed for the award were Denis Cheryshev, Lazaros Christodoulopoulos, poet McGree, Giorgian Diamond State Arrascaeta, Lionel Messi, Ricardo Quaresma and Benjamin Pavard.