The award is in honour of ferenc puskás the striker of real. Daniel zsori saw off lionel messi to lift the award for his acrobatic strike for debrecen.
The prize is given by fifa to the best goal of the year and this year s candidates include ever present lionel messi previous winner zlatan ibrahimovic and some lesser known names such as billie.
Lionel messi puskas award goal 2019. The ten nominees for this year s puskas award have been revealed another year another set of bangers. Barcelona superstar lionel messi colombia s juan fernando quintero and 18 year old hungarian daniel zsori made to the list for fifa puskás award the international soccer federation announced on monday. The 18 year old came off the bench to make his league debut against ferencvaros in.
The puskas award celebrates the best goal scored in a calendar year and it s safe to say the 2019 winner is well deserved. Lionel messi s stunning chip against real betis in march this year has been shortlisted for puskas award this year. Sep 02 2019 18 44 ist ht correspondent.
Fifa had released the names of the three finalists who were shortlisted from a list of 10 nominees after voting by fans on fifa s website. The fifa puskás award ˈpuʃkaːʃ is an award established on 20 october 2009 by the fédération internationale de football association at the behest of then president sepp blatter to be awarded to the male or female judged to have scored the most aesthetically significant or most beautiful goal of the calendar year. The circumstances the young man found himself in to score this goal made it even more impressive.
Barcelona s lionel messi is nominated for the 2019 puskas award for this amazing goal against real betis. The argentine s strike against real betis was amongst the favourites but ultimately did not seal the prize former debrecen man daniel zsori has scooped the puskas award for the most beautiful goal. Footage courtesy of liga de futbol profesional.
Goals from ajara nchout matheus cunha andros townsend fabio quagliarella zlatan ibrahimovic amy rodriguez billie simpson daniel zsori juan fernando quintero and of course lionel messi. The argentine is now in the frame to land the puskas award which is given to the best goal and is voted for. The reactions to lionel messi s third goal show how good it was.
Lionel messi s goal against real betis nominated for 2019 fifa puskás award.