Super Eagles player, Ahmed Musa, who made Nigeria proud at the just concluded FIFA 2018 World Cup has been shortlisted for the Goal of the Tournament Award by FIFA.
A total of 169 goals were scored at the 2018 World Cup; but only 18 were shortlisted for the top award.
Musa’s second goal against Iceland was one of the goals selected. Other contenders to win the Goal of the Tournament title are;
Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal (third goal v Spain);
Nacho, Spain (v Portugal);
Philippe Coutinho, Brazil (v Switzerland);
Dries Mertens, Belgium (v Panama);
Juan Quintero, Colombia (v Japan);
Luka Modric, Croatia (v Argentina);
Ahmed Musa, Nigeria (second goal v Iceland);
Lionel Messi, Argentina (v Nigeria);
Toni Kroos, Germany (v Sweden);
Jesse Lingard, England (v Panama);
Ricardo Quaresma, Portugal (v Iran);
Adnan Januzaj, Belgium (v England);
Angel Di Maria, Argentina (v France);
Benjamin Pavard, France (v Argentina);
Nacer Chadli, Belgium (v Japan).