MAMELODI Sundowns striker Katlego Mphela's goal against Spain in the Confederations Cup in June has been nominated for the Fifa Puskás award.
The award is a new accolade that will be presented to the scorer of the best goal during the 2008-09 season.
Mphela's unstoppable scorcher is among the 10 magnificent strikes that are in the running for the award and the choice of selecting the winner falls to the users of Fifa.com.
Other players whose goals stand a chance of winning the award include Fernando Torres, Emmanuel Adebayor, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andres Iniesta and Michael Essien.
Voting closes at noon on Monday and the winner will be announced at the Fifa World Player Gala 2009 at the Kongresshaus, Zurich, on December 21. - Fifa.com