Goals from the boots of the Flying Eagles duo of Abduljeleel Ajagun and Aminu Umar have been short-listed for goal of the tournament award by fifa.com.
The two Nigerian youngsters had their goals scored against Portugal and Cuba respectively in the run to be voted as the best registered at the just concluded FIFA U20 World Cup hosted by Turkey.
Aside the Nigerian duo, Ghana’s Moses Odjer is the only privileged African to be also lucky to make the shortlist, as his goal against Chile made the mark.
Others in the run for the goal of the tournament award are the Korea duo of RYU Seungwoo and KIM Hyun.
Also listed are Australia’s Joshua Brillante and Juan Quintero from Colombia, Dimitrios Kolovos (Greece), Brian MONTENEGRO (Paraguay) and Nicolas Castillo (Chile) completed the list.
Soccer fans across the world would be the ones to pick the best from the lot as fifa.com had open a voting forum that would run through midday on 17 July.