The nominee list for the PUSKAS award has been released.
The caliber of players who made the list, has made it quite competitive.
Here is the full list...
Mario Gaspar – 13/11/2015, Spain v England, friendly (Alicante)
Hlompho Kekana – 26/03/2016, Cameroon v South Africa, Africa
Cup of Nations qualifier (Limbe, Cameroon)
Marlone – 21/04/2016, Corinthians v Cobresal, Copa Libertadores
Lionel Messi – 21/06/2016, USA v Argentina, Copa América semi-
Neymar – 08/11/2015, Barcelona v Villarreal, La Liga (Nou
Saúl Ñíguez – 27/04/2016, Atlético Madrid v Bayern Munich,
Champions League (Vicente Calderón)
Hal Robson-Kanu – 01/07/2016, Wales v Belgium, Euro 2016
Daniuska Rodríguez – 14/03/2016, Venezuela v Colombia, South
American Under-17s Womens’ Football Championship (Barquisimeto, Venezuela)
Simon Skrabb – 31/10/2015, Gefle v Atvidaberg, Allsvenskan
Mohd Faiz Subri – 16/02/2016, Penang v Pahang, Malaysia Super
Lionel Messi has been nominated for a curling, left-footed free kick in a Copa America Centenario semi- final game in June while Neymar was nominated for volleying a right-footed shot from his own looping flick for Barcelona against Villarreal.
Robson-Kanu, nominated for creating space by
misdirecting three defenders with a Cruyff turn as Wales beat
Belgium in Euro 2016 quarter finals.